Have you ever found yourself awestruck looking at a finely glazed ceramic piece and lost the count of time, admiring that beauty? Sure enough, you have for that’s the kind of charm they have. Ceramics or clay products have a unique attractiveness to them, which invariably takes you to a ride of imagining how they came to be. And that of course, for some, is another therapeutic activity (called pottery) to be involved in. Nonetheless, whether you are the kind who’d like to get their hands dirty in clay or not, you most certainly would like to get one of these amazing pieces home. More so, when you aren’t a fan of the not so environmentally-friendly, though splendid looking table/kitchen decor, handmade pottery is your classy alternative.
Lip Vase 10 l Buy Now
That sculptured outer texture is a work of great detail. This uniquely crafted vase by Aura Pottery has been put together by joining separate slabs of clay. A fine work of an experienced hand, giving it a curvy form with a narrow opening. This piece can be placed anywhere from your living area to balcony, or even the kitchen or bathroom. Keep it just like that or use it to grow small succulents or herbs. It sure will catch everyone’s eye and you’ll be complimented for your fine taste.
Price - Rs. 1500/-
Vasudha Rice Bowl l Buy Now
This one’s sure to be a hit on the dinner table, for a great presentation as much enrichens the appetite as the delicacies served. It’s an elegant rice bowl with a lovely glaze inside out and comes in 4 color variations. Perfect for a small serving for an intimate gathering of two. And if you get lost in the conversation, don’t worry, your rice under the lid shall remain hot. Their site is under the revamping process but you can check the selected piece in the catalogue and directly connect on call to place the order.
Price: Rs. 530/-
The Birch Cup l Buy Now
Those who love their caffeine, are particular about their cups too. For those with a fine taste, the Birch Cup from Slow Pottery will definitely strike a chord. This handmade teacup is made using the wood fire technique, which lends it its breathtaking effect. Any two natural wood-fired cups cannot be identical but you can have them similar to one another, especially in the form and shape.
Price - Rs 1500/-
Terracotta Special teapot l Buy Now
Get this exquisite terracotta teapot from Andretta’s night sky series. Interesting fact: Andretta Pottery is India’s oldest pottery studio, situated in a small village by that name in the mountain state of Himachal Pradesh. This beautiful piece, fired at 1080°C, terracotta glazed is food safe and will be a lovely adornment in your kitchenware. (note, the link we’ve provided above is of their Instagram handle, DM and place the order.)
Price- Rs. 2000/-
So how do you like our selected pieces? Do you plan to buy any of the above, do let us know in the comments. Also, if you’d like to try out pottery yourself, then you might want to get your hands on this pottery tool kit from Slow Pottery.