Illustrated are two views of the same pot that was fired recently. The pot, glazed in my temmoku and tetsu-yu, is shown with its ceramic lid and a roiro black lacquer lid. What never ceases to amaze me is how a small change can alter the appearance and bearing of a pot, like presenting two very different points of view.
"You can not depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus." Mark Twain (1835 -1910)