- Astral Glaze Mezcal Cup
Astral Glaze Mezcal Cup
MAKER: Lalo Martínez
Embark on a sensory journey with this wonder, meticulously crafted by Eduardo (Lalo for short) Martinez in the heart of the state of Oaxaca.
This mezcal copita captures the essence of the universe with its speckled, multicolored interior glaze, reminiscent of a starry night sky.
Each sip from this unique vessel is enhanced by the natural minerals of Oaxacan clay, enriching your mezcal with notes of the earth and lending a subtle complexity to your tasting experience.
Lalo's artisanal touch ensures that every copita is a personal statement, with its vibrant galaxy of colors promising a mezcal moment that's truly out of this world.
Embrace this celestial masterpiece, where tradition meets the cosmos, and elevate your mezcal ritual to stellar heights.
***Ships beginning of December***
- These pieces of pottery are made of Mexican barro which is clay sourced from local mountain areas of Mexico.
- Handmade by humans of the Taller 4 Elementos. Differences in glaze applications and surfaces are to be expected and embraced.
- Use to sip mezcal, sake or your favorite alcohol.
- We recommend hand washing.
- Sold individually.
- Weight (each): 0.1lb
- `Length 2.5"
- Width 2.5"
- Height 1.25"
- `Length 2.5"
- Color: Brassy Dark Grey with inside multicolored glaze
Taller 4 Elementos is a taller located in the village of Santa María Atzompa, Mexico. It is headed and was founded by Lalo Hernandez, son of Ana María Hernandez. Lalo's story coming soon!
Open firing is one of the most primitive methods of firing ceramics and requires a great deal of skill to produce pottery. The process involves heating clay to a high temperature, in an outdoors custom built firing oven, causing it to harden and become more durable.
The final appearance of a fired piece is dependent on several factors, including the firing temperature, duration, weather conditions, and drying time. These variables can affect the texture, color, and overall look of the piece. Firing ceramics is a delicate process that requires careful attention to detail and expertise.
Since the clay pieces are exposed directly to the strong flames for a period of time, they often carry a smoky scent that diminishes with use. However, a warm, earthy smell of clay remains, adding to the overall character of the piece. Open firing is a time-honored technique that has been used for centuries to create unique and beautiful ceramics.
The finishing process is natural and looks different on every piece. Keep in mind that your purchase won't look exactly as the pictures on the website.
Mexico residents: contact us for a listing of local prices.
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