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how long does it take to make a mug

updated tue 28 dec 04


Richard Mahaffey on sun 26 dec 04

It has been said that Hamada Shoji, when asked how long it took him to
make that tea bowl, gave the number of years and months he had been
working as a potter.
So for me: 35 years 6 months.
Good answer.
Makes a $200 tea bowl seem cheap, doesn't it?

Happy New Year,
Rick Mahaffey