I came across a Teapot competition for 2008. I’m not too sure who won, but I’ve picked out some of my favorites!
I love the movement and style of this teapot by Nancy Arkuss. It reminds me of one of these veiled statues; –
Another one that captured my imagination is this one; –
I did a bit of raku at university and I must say, it is my favorite method of ceramic making. Perhaps it’s because the procedure takes place outdoors that appeals..and the effects are random: cannot be calculated. It is a method of working that involves all four elements (earth, wind, water and fire), like a kind alchemy!