Black Stoneware for Fall | Centsational Type

For those who watched my Instagram tales yesterday, you noticed I’ve moved to working with darker clay our bodies for autumn and winter. I do love whiter clays, they’re an ideal basis for colourful underglazes. When seasons change, deeper colours and darker hues match the temper, so I’m engaged on some new designs utilizing blacker clay.

Everybody makes use of ceramics of their on a regular basis life, specifically our plates and planters. A lot of the ceramics in the marketplace you purchase in retail shops is mass produced. No shade, it’s an enormous world, we’d like these merchandise and having a set of on a regular basis plates which are the identical measurement, colour, and form issues. However everyone knows there’s one thing particular about handmade versus manufacturing facility made. I really feel this increasingly as I advance in my very own ceramics follow. Each time I promote one in every of my items in my store it’s like parting with a child, one thing I invested my time and artistic power into.

That’s what I like in regards to the neighborhood clay studio the place I create and the native store the place I promote, it’s the place one’s creativity meets {the marketplace}. Each time an individual makes a purchase order from a potter, they assist a maker in a studio residing their ardour and bringing their imaginative and prescient to life.

I’m impressed by ceramicists who create distinctive items whether or not shaped by hand, thrown on the wheel, or made with slip casting. At the moment I’m giving a shout out to fellow makers and their distinctive black stoneware items, simply in time for fall’s arrival.


espresso cup and saucer / kari ceramics



footed bowl / clay bee hive

black leaf plates / laima ceramics


asymmetric plate / black stoneware

serving bowl / cinder ceramics


contemporary bowl / massaa studio


wave tray / mua studios


platter with legs / mr bowl ceramics


textured bowl /  clay & wood designs


large matte porcelain bowl / 1220 ceramics studio


black and white tumblers / clay by dannah


fruit bowl / mr bowl ceramics