Black Stoneware for Fall | Centsational Type

In case you 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 a giant world, we’d like these merchandise and having a set of on a regular basis plates which might be the identical measurement, coloration, and form issues. However everyone knows there’s one thing particular about handmade versus manufacturing unit made. I really feel this increasingly as I advance in my very own ceramics observe. Each time I promote certainly one of my items in my store it’s like parting with a child, one thing I invested my time and inventive 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 fashioned by hand, thrown on the wheel, or made with slip casting. At this time 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