There must be many reasons for you to choose Jianshui purple pottery, right? For example:
1、 Jianshui purple pottery is healthy pottery
The raw materials of Jianshui purple pottery are made of five kinds of natural mud collected locally. The raw materials are abundant and of good quality. At the same time, the prepared mud contains iron, sodium, calcium and other elements needed by human body, which is natural and healthy.
2、 Jianshui purple pottery is handmade
There are six technological processes and several small processes from the slurry making and mud making to the final firing and grinding, all of which are completed by a pair of craftsmen. Therefore, almost every type of Jianshui purple pottery with carving decoration has and only one piece. The “only” that other industries have been striving for is the most common feature of Jianshui purple pottery.
3、 Jianshui purple pottery is a kind of pottery bearing traditional culture
The excellent traditional culture created by the ancients and handed down from generation to generation can be decorated on Purple pottery and continue to be inherited.
4、 Jianshui purple pottery is full of craftsman’s personality
Besides the traditional culture, all the fields that the craftsmen love can be reflected in the purple pottery. Classic animation, Zen Xiaomi, a butterfly, a leaf, a lyrics, warm heart chicken soup… Move them to pieces of purple pottery, become their own exclusive love.
5、 Jianshui purple pottery is a kind of pottery with unique production technology
Jianshui purple pottery’s unique Yin engraving and Yang filling technology integrates the decorative calligraphy and painting with the pottery body as a whole, which sets off and highlights each other. The unglazed polishing process removes the rough fire skin, presents a warm and bright texture, and improves the overall quality of Jianshui purple pottery. As a unique form of decoration, “remnant paste” presents the unique fragmentary beauty in purple pottery works, which makes the connotation of purple pottery works more abundant.
6、 Jianshui purple pottery is simple and elegant
Jianshui purple pottery applies the art of calligraphy and painting to ceramic decoration to show its artistic charm. “Green clay carving decoration, natural pebble polishing”, its unique production technology, pure and elegant, natural and simple, gives people a beautiful and simple artistic conception, known as “cultural elegant pottery”.
7、 Jianshui purple pottery has a long history
Jianshui purple pottery began in the late Ming Dynasty and early Qing Dynasty. It has a history of more than 400 years, and its traditional long kiln firing history is more than 1000 years. Up to now, there are still complete traditional dragon kilns, which are used for firing the present purple pottery works.
8、 Jianshui purple pottery is a kind of pottery with “identity”
In 1953, Jianshui purple pottery was listed as one of China’s four famous ceramics by the Ministry of light industry; in 2008, Jianshui purple pottery firing technology was included in the second batch of national intangible cultural heritage list; in 2016, Jianshui purple pottery was officially approved as a national geographic indication product.
9、 Jianshui purple pottery is suitable for gift giving
Send pot and “send blessing” homophonic, a Jianshui purple pottery teapot means to send good fortune to others; Jianshui purple pottery, as a kind of cultural elegant pottery characterized by calligraphy and painting engraving decoration, also represents the cultural cultivation and connotation of both sides; tea drinking is full of Zen, also plays a good role in health preservation, sending relatives and friends a set of natural and healthy tea set of Jianshui purple pottery also implies the wish for their health blessing.
10、 Jianshui purple pottery is suitable for collection
Not to mention that every piece of decorated purple pottery is unique. Jianshui purple pottery’s unique wet block calligraphy and painting, Yin engraving and Yang filling decoration technology has attracted the participation of many famous calligraphers and painters. All kinds of artistic ideas collide with each other on Purple pottery. If it is collected, it can not only be enjoyed, but also has good economic value.
There are many reasons for choosing Jianshui purple pottery. What are your reasons?