Earthenware is porous, unlike porcelain, which means it has to be glazed before it can hold liquid.
Creating the plaster moulds was as messy and tedious as pottery gets, but when I finished them I had a blissful moment of relief that I would not have to clean up plaster dust and splotches for as long as I want.
I have recently started working on the Gaiwan project. Having designed it in Autodesk 3D Studio Max Design (free for… Read more Turning the plaster
A Gaiwan, 盖碗 in Chinese, means bowl with a lid, which is basically what it is if you include a small… Read more I’m making a Gaiwan