A teapot is a vessel with a spout used for steeping and pouring tea. Teapot usually has an opening with a lid at their top, where the dry tea and hot water are added, a handle for holding by hand and a spout through which the tea is served.
Yao Bian is regarded as an artistic porcelain glaze and appreciated by people. It is an accidental colouring change in the kiln which will result unpredictable beautiful color and patterns on teapot, tea cup, tea accessories, etc.
The invention and development of Chinese potteries are an important part of the history of Chinese civilization. Famed for the exquisite and intricacy, and named after the cities they are mainly sourced from, the Chinese four famous types of potteries are Yixing Zisha pottery in Jiangsu, Jianshui Wucai pottery in Yunnan, Qinzhou Nixing pottery in Guangxi and Rongchang pottery in Chongqing.
Jian Zhan or Jian Ware, is a type of Chinese black porcelain originally made in Jianyang, Fujian province. This article will help you know more information about how to raise Jian Zhan.
The difference of Fully handmade Yixing Teapot and Half-handmade Yixing Teapot lies in whether use the help of molds during making process.
Jian Zhan, as a representative of black porcelain, is one of the eight famous porcelains of the Song Dynasty in China. It was also already a royal tea set during the Song Dynasty. Nowadays, more and more people start to learn and like Jian Zhan, this is not only because of its unique shape and profound cultural heritage, but also because it has some magical effects. Let’s learn about them together through this article.
A small Gaiwan embodies a small world, which contains the truth told by ancient philosophers “Sky covers it, earth carries it, and man nurtures it”.
When chatting with tea, the Scented Cups are often ignored. People just enjoy tea soup, without any attention to the tea fragrance.
Tea tray plays a role of yes man in all tea sets with cultivation and generous-heart, who is willing to be a supporting player, but it’s indispensable. Tea tray works as a stage for teapot, cups and pitcher coming on board to present a dramatic play with tea perfume overflowing. As long as the tea tray placed, you may feel you are in a vast world, away from all busy and noisy trifles. Here are a few common tea trays with different materials.
Tea Pitcher also can be called Cha Zhong or Fair Cup, which is used to hold tea liquid or deposit the broken tea leaves.
Choosing a proper Yixing Clay Teapot for your favorite tea is the most important aspect to reveal outstanding characteristics of your tea. No matter you are addict or just a novice to Yixing Teapot.
We recommend you using some warm water to rinse the Zisha teapot before using it. Thus it can not only warm up, but also clean the teapot.