RAKU POTTERY - WHEEL THROWN - STONEWARE - HAND MADE

Description ( revised )

This gorgeous Raku piece was handmade on the potter's wheel and measures 11" tall by 8" wide. Its beautiful variegated of red colors is from a red and copper rich glazes and lends to it's overall beauty that enhances the colors in this beautiful piece adding character as well. A great addition to any collection or a pleasing gift for a friend. The bottom is unglazed and turned black from the heavy reduction the piece was given during the post firing of the piece.

All my pieces are wheel thrown 'one-of-a-kind' hand made originals. Though some of my pieces may look similiar I use no molds in creating them - only my hands! Couple that with the unpredictability of the raku firing process and "No two pots are ever alike"! Each piece created is a unique piece of art and is personally signed by me - yoge . Most pieces also have the 'Raku' symbol stamped on the bottom. All my work is of gallery quality!

My pots are traditionally fired Raku pieces. By traditional I mean they are bisque fired, glazed, then fired to approximately 1800 degrees F. This technique of firing produces truly original "one-of-a-kind" pieces of collectable art. "I sincerely hope you will enjoy this piece as much as I did making it - Enjoy"! GEORGE MARTINEZ -YOGE.

Because of the terrific stress and thermal shock the pot is
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