Ceramic Mug Cardinal Bird Handmade Handpainted On Sky Blue MG001 Made to Order Teacup Coffee Cup


Ceramic Mug Cardinal Bird Handmade Handpainted On Sky Blue 12 Ounces MG001 Made to Order Teacup Coffee Cup Wheel Thrown

One of my favorite mug designs is this cardinal sitting on the branch of a crepe myrtle tree. A new twist is the background color, Sky Celadon glaze. The glaze has such a luscious finish and has a way of pooling in the recesses of the stamped areas. It really makes a wonderful backdrop for this red male cardinal.

Now for the particulars:

- Will Hold Approximately 11-12 fluid ounces
- Made from soft stoneware clay, wheel thrown
- Clay and glazes are non-toxic, safe for food
- OK for the microwave and dishwasher
- Made to order - please allow 3-4 weeks

The story behind the cardinal on the mug:
I live in a neighborhood that's home to a large number of cardinals. One day I was out with my camera and snapped several photos of one male sitting in a tree across the street from our house. It was spring time and there were no leaves on the crepe myrtle trees so the cardinal showed up in the shot very clearly. I was able to convert the photo to a high contrast black and white image and then used a photo sensitive sheet and converted the image into a silk screen. The silk screen helps me to have a uniform image when I make more of the cardinal mugs. After I screen the black image I hand paint the red and blue onto the mug.

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