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Pretty little pears for your kitchen windowsill...

These beautiful pears are hand sculpted out of smooth stoneware clay and glazed in a variety of earthy greens.

As with all my handmade pottery...every piece has its own unique handmade character and may have slightly different sizes, shapes and color variations. I never use molds and make each, one at a time. I always use lead free glaze & high fire in my kiln. All my dishes are food, dishwasher and microwave safe but hand washing is always recommended.

Approximate Measurements:
2" Wide
3" Tall

This listing is for a set of three (3) pear sculptures. MADE TO ORDER

SHIPPING:
In house production time is 3-6 weeks from time of ordering.
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WRAPPING - Your items come carefully packaged in a Back Bay Pottery Signature gift box & a pretty string. Ready for gift giving to yourself or someone you love.
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>>> HOW CERAMICS ARE MADE <<<

1. CLAY BODY IS FORMED
A potter can form his product in many ways. Two main ways are wheel throwing or hand building.
2. DRYING – 7-10 days. Clay must be left to completely dry before going into the kiln. If there is moisture left in the clay it may explode in the kiln. The clay shrinks as it dries.
3. SANDING – final finishing touches before firing
4. BISQUE FIRING- 24 hours. Ceramic pottery pieces are put in the kiln for the 1st firing. This is when the clay is turned into a stone. The kiln takes between 6-8 hours to reach about 1900 degrees. It takes about 12 hours to cool.
5. GLAZING – Glaze can be applied in many ways, poured on, sponged on, painted on, dipped, and sprayed.
6. FIRING- 24 hours. The pottery pieces go in the kiln for their last firing. This time the kiln temperature reaches about 2200 degrees. The glaze turns into a glass like coating and becomes one with the ceramic piece.
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>>> COPYRIGHT NOTICE <<<
All designs, creative content, descriptions and images are © copyright 2011-2013 by Back Bay Pottery - Christine Silbaugh - either registered or unregistered. Violation of this copyright may subject the violator to civil and/or criminal prosecution. All rights reserved.

Porcelain Pears - Set of 3 Handmade Sculptures - Windowsill Home Decor - OOAK Olive Green Moss - Made to Order

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: pottery, clay, glaze, ceramic, porcelain, stoneware, love, recycled clay
  • Made to order
  • Ships worldwide from California, United States
  • Feedback: 1356 reviews
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