The ancient Japanese practices of Raku are still honored in their courses. For example in the creation of the Japanese tea ceremony bowls ( chawan ) irregular, uneven, flawed, sometimes rough form is encouraged to enhance there organic charm.
Influenced by traditional Japanese methods and embracing the concept of 'Wabi-Sabi' these beautiful ceramic teacups are hand thrown on the potters wheel in northern England.
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expecttheunexpectedtodayFlorence, Italy-born sculptor Matteo Baroni beautifully embraces upcycling, as he cuts, models and welds together elements of scrap iron and copper with infinite skill and precision