raku pottery green & copper jar urn with dragonfly & fern frond corvusmoon new

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 17, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House
hh Raku Fired � Copper Matte Jewelry Box W/Frog & Root �

This item is hand thrown earthenware with a copper matte glaze. The pottery is thrown on the potters wheel by Robert Briggs and then hand carved and painted by Ruth Cutter. The piece is then raku fired outdoors in post-fire reduction. This is an original One-of-a-kind, Corvus Moon Piece.

7-7/8" tall � 6-1/4" wide(approx.) �
hhh � Will not hold liquids indefinitely as lowfire earthenware is porous. If you wish this pottery to retain water you must seal the inside with an acrylic or concrete sealer. Not to be used as an� � � oil lamp! Suitable container for dry goods, incense, weed bottle display, Funeral urn or dry flowers. � hh Robert Briggs has been a professional fine artist for more than 30 years and is the author of several videos on how to throw pottery for the beginner. Working out of their studio in Southwest Missouri, Robert and his wife Ruth use the natural surroundings of the Missouri Ozarks to influence their many artistic endeavors. Please visit our ABOUT ME page to find out more about our studio. hhh Raku has several meanings "pleasure, happiness etc." and refers to a fast firing process developed by the Chojiro family in Japan around 1580. What is practiced in the United States today is a massive variation of the original raku process. Americanized
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