FMP(28)

I put it on to the kiln, when it is done, I get it out of the kiln. I  think it was nice, but the colour is not what I want, it is just the colour test one, I find the colour is not very average, I think because when I put the glaze on here,…

FMP(27)

Today, I start to create the shapes on the top of the vase, I think about to let it looks more cute so I chose a flower model and push it on to the surface then there has a holes which is flower’s pattern. After that I find I can put the flower on the second part,…

FMP(26)

I opened my model today, I think it is very good because it is my first time to make a model by myself. For the inside of model, the surface is very flat so my vase maybe can be perfect. After I take out my blue form model, I used clamp to hold the model with wood…

FMP(25)

When I already finish my box and blue form model, I start to made the mode today. I put three quarters hot water on the bucket, and put plaster with sieve which can let the big particulates out. When the plaster nearly fall, I use hand to mix them together and feel it, I should make sure…

FMP(24)

This is my concept drawing, I think about to let the shape more interesting, such as the word ‘H’,  I want to create it more cute and try to use a lot of word to make. But I find ‘H’ is the best one so I choose it. And the fourth is inspiration by chocolate. For the…

FMP(23)

I found some blue and white porcelain’s pattern and cut it, also I stick it on the card-board. I find it is too simple so I stick the yarn and link with each others. It fits on my artist work. I choose pink yarn because I think blue and pink are very match.    …

FMP(22)

The first one is called Lidded Tripod With Handle, it is made between 500-800 (six dynasties), and the second is Wine Pot With Bird Head Spout, it is made in Qing dynasty, Kangxi reign period, about 1680-1720. For these two teapots, the shapes quiet interesting, they are all inspirit from animals. Such as the second one, the mouths…

FMP(21)

Today, I start my museum research, I went to V&A on weekend, the chicken cup catch my eyes. When I’m in China, I heard about this cup, it is very famous, because it was auction 2.8 billion, I do not why the small cup can auction too much money, and I research it is created in the…

FMP(20)

Today, I start my process research about clay throwing, throwing is used to produce sheet and hollow shapes that are rotationally symmetrical. First, I researched some picture to and draw it on my sketchbook, it can clear see how the process done. About the earth-ware, it is the most commonly used pottery ceramic. It is…

FMP(19)

Today, I star my material testing, I want to use slip casting which is use for the manufacture of multiple identical products. A permanent plaster mode can produce up to 50 pieces before it needs replacing and automated slip casting techniques can make many thousands of parts. Numerous household objects and tableware items are produced using this casting technique….

FMP(18)

Today, I did secondary research about The Metropolitan Museum, I went here when I go to New York trip. I really enjoy it, because it has lots of different types of porcelain and I can from these porcelains to inspire my project. I found some interested shapes of porcelains and some of them represent their…

FMP(17)

Today, I did my blog, because I do not finish it, so I start fill it. I used nearly one day to finish it and it it too hard because I need to remember what I done today.  After that, I start my research about the museum and add the information on it, like the…