Question 1: is the purple pottery pot of Jianshui valuable for collection?
A: it has collection value, but it depends on the situation.
For personal reasons to collect, Jianshui purple pottery pot is very valuable. From the point of view of decoration, not only the purple pottery pot, but also each purple pottery work is unique. The same ten as like as two peas, they are almost identical; once they are decorated with different words and paintings, their temperament will be different.
If it is for the purpose of investment appreciation to collect, the old saying to you: collection is risky, purchase should be cautious. Most of the things collected for investment purposes are essentially gambling on a kind of probability and a game of beating drums and passing flowers. As long as you feel that you are not the last one to pick up the plate, there is still a collection value.
Question 2: what are the reasons why many people like Jianshui purple pottery?
A: for Jianshui purple pottery, a thousand people can say a thousand reasons to like it, and of course, some people can say a thousand reasons why they don’t like it.
In my opinion, I like it for two reasons
First, the raw materials are natural and healthy. Health was originally the bottom line, but now it has become the upper limit of many things. The health of purple pottery raw materials has become an important reason why we like it.
Second, the value of handmade. The unique technology of as like as two peas in the water of purple pottery of Jianshui, almost all works are not alike, which means that the replacement of machines is more difficult. The ancients yearn for the machine age, while modern people return to the nature and advocate handicrafts.
Question 3: is there a future in making purple pottery?
A: it’s not what you do, it’s about the people who do it!
It’s not just purple pottery, any industry, if you don’t work hard, you’ll have no future; if you’re diligent, you’ll have both money and future.