Today, request is exploding for handmade pottery goods. And while the finest historic chinaware houses are founded on traditions of hand-craftsmanship, the newfangled-day level of demand for, say, a set of... creates hand-thrown as well as molded pieces, noting that “we have found that customers...
At Tuesday’s federal dinner for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the “good china” being used is finally the Obamas’ own. The Obama glory china service, 320 11-piece place settings made by Pickard China of Antioch, Ill. , was introduced Monday at a swollen media preview in the State Dining Room....
Illustrator Don Moyer's noted series "Calamityware" takes old school porcelain china and adds a classy touch of what they've needed all along. He had us at " Edacious sea monster threatens tranquility of traditional blue dinner plate. Moyer's series spruces up the tradition of classy and...
Historians and collectors are painstakingly reuniting sets and unearthing provenance and object paperwork. Robert Doares, a museum educator at Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia who studies White Contain tableware, will lecture on his recent discoveries at... Made by the Haviland factory in Limoges,...
The fort now houses a museum and what catches the eye are not the Scottish cannons or Portuguese gimbal guns but porcelain: Chinaware teapots, plates and jars adorned with dragon motifs, phoenixes and Chinese lions. . Over a flatware service dinner of
Here are some dinner plates I made the other day for another around I work for. I thought I would make this one to show you how it's made but also to help out any.
CHEONGJU, North Chungcheong Concern -- A middle-aged woman sits in a quiet room, porcelain napkin ring in one jurisdiction and a set of tweezers... She carefully glues the crystal down, the first of dozens that will decorate the ring. She is one of just eight employees who are trusted to the upbraid of...
There were over-long consultations with the men at Noritake, the long-established chinaware manufacturer. They showed him cross-sections of dinner plates and shook their wise old heads. Porcelain has rules. If you authorize it thinner, it will break. So make
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