Pottery saucer “Stones”
- Pottery saucer “Stones”
- An exceptional authentic look inspired by the beauty of Stones and Rocks
- The size of the saucer is ideal for small and medium-sized cups
- Handmade piece of work
|Please note that this is a unique Made to Order handmade product where it's admissible that the size, shape, and pattern of your piece could have a minor difference from what is displayed in the photo.|
Pottery saucer “Stones” of modern Ukrainian ceramics perfectly combine unusual shapes, unique ancient techniques, and exquisite authentic ornaments. In addition, the author’s handicrafts are eco-friendly products made of natural clay.
All this is inherent in the work of the talented artisan at creative pottery Artglina. In her talented hands, an ordinary material comes to life, becoming a true masterpiece of pottery.
Each unique product is made using the original ancient technology with love and a desire to fill your life with the breath of nature and the healing beauty of the basic elements of nature: earth – fire – air – water.
It is worth underlining that every piece in any of the master’s collections is exclusive.
The Stones collection, born two years ago, is a unique example of this exclusivity. Its peculiarity is the elegant black gloss inside each item. The series consists of small ~5oz cups and ~9oz middle-size mugs with handle, as well as saucers, plates, and continue to grow.
The saucer from the Stones collection is a powerful synergy of nature and artisanship. The power of stones and rocks, the inimitable fragrance of the miraculous clay with its healing properties, and the exquisite handiwork of the artisan have created a unique product with an exceptionally authentic image and design.
Every smallest detail of the plate’s interior decor embodies the unique charisma of nature. It will be a pleasure to enjoy food from such a saucer, to be inspired by life and simply to admire the beauty of the artwork.
The charming Artglina shop is truly a place for happy people creating exclusive handmade pottery. Saucer Stones, like any other product by a talented artisan, is the power of true talent, boundless imagination, unconditional love and authentic style! Unmatched beauty, exclusivity, and inspired desire to breathe new life into the unique and distinctive products of artistic clay and give the true connoisseurs of Ukrainian culture an opportunity to touch the millennial tradition of pottery – this is what brings deep respect and admiration for all the clay products Artglina.
How is handmade pottery saucer “Stones”?
The handmade pottery saucer “Stones” is made of an authentic (5) five-step ancient technique. It will serve you for many years and will delight your eyes. Learn more about the technology in the “How it’s made section?”. Both internal and external finishes are unique. The internal finish is covered by unique dark glazing (unique dark colors and tones). The external finish is unique and gives the impression of engraved stones all around.
How it's handmade?
For Artglina it's very important to follow the ancient handmade eco friendly production technology that leads all the products to exceptional eye-catching design and quality resulted in lifelong product use. The technology that we strictly follow for all our products leads us to natural products as close as possible to original ancient pottery and can be represented by the following (5) five major steps:
|#1||Products are created and dried within 2 weeks.|
|#2||Firing at 960°C (1760°F) degrees for 12 hours and as a result, row clay turns into a ceramic.|
|#3||Glaze firing 920°C (1688°F) - 980°C (1796°F) that take from several hours to an entire day.|
|#4||Milk firing at a temperature of 300°C (572°F). The natural milk moisture evaporates and the milky fat clogs the ceramic pores. This step takes one more day.|
|#5||Gnosis coating (a mixture of linseed oil + beeswax) fixes the milky layer and adds contrast to the product. This is considered the final major step that requires one more day.|
The creation of each product is a complex process the contains a number of steps and requires between 3 - 5 weeks before the product gets finished and can be sent to the customer. All the ingredients and materials that we use for the creation of products are natural and eco friendly.
|Considered a serial position. It is manual work and unique, but it's created according to well-defined patterns and is available for stock.|
|Auction is an opportunity to get an item for the best price. Auctions are normally held one or a few times per month.|
|Exclusive position, a unique non-serial version can be less than in one copy.|
CareIn order for the products to remain as attractive and original as possible, we recommend to consider the following simple rules.
In order to keep the grains in the most attractive and primordial appearance, it is recommended to unify the advancing exploitative minds:
- Use of dishwashers to clean the products.
- Keep products on an open fire.
- Store liquid for a long time in unglazed products.