TITLE

Handmade Grounds At the Local Blend

AUTHOR(S)
Cherrico, Joel
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Ceramics Technical;May-Oct2013, Issue 36, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the author's relationship with the coffee shop "The Local Blend" in St. Joseph, Minnesota, which uses ceramic coffee mugs made by the author in its cafe. The article discusses the sale of his coffee mugs at the shop, the technique he uses to create the mugs and the glazes he uses, Nuka copper red and wood ash. The article goes on to discuss the author's inspiration for his glazes such as Abstract Expressionism and the mugs' wood fired surfaces, as well as concerns about breakage due to their constant use.
ACCESSION #
87978147

 

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