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The Teapot Family on Display

The Maneki Neko family has been completed and is on display at the Black Spruce Gallery in downtown Timmins until the end of July. Advertisements

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Maneki Konekos Are Almost Ready…

We had a Thursday evening class on July 02nd and this was a chance to finish up our projects for the summer, and an upcoming teapot show. The Maneki Koneko sugar bowl glazed successfully and is seen here with the … Continue reading

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Maneki Koneko Creamer: Finished Greenware Piece

I added a tail handle and carved out the “fingers” on the front paws of the Maneki Koneko creamer. After adding my initials and the year in Roman numerals, the finished greenware piece is now drying before heading to kiln … Continue reading

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Maneki Koneko Creamer – Now Starting to Resemble a Kitten and Fishing Float

After three attempts to form the head (the second one failed when I dropped it on the floor), I finally have the kitten body/ stand and handle starting to resemble a kitten. In these two pictures, I had not yet … Continue reading

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Maneki Koneko Cream Pitcher Starting to Take Shape

The creamer form created back in May has dried quite a bit and needs to be moistened in order to apply “ropes”, which make it resemble a Japanese Glass Fishing float. Once the ropes have been applied, the next step … Continue reading

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Maneki Koneko Sugar Bowl & Creamer: Part 1 

When I designed the Maneki Neko teapot back in February, I had also drafted designs for a Maneki Koneko (kitten) sugar bowl and creamer designed to look like a kitten with a ball of yarn and a kitten with a … Continue reading

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