In the design and production of Jianshui purple pottery, there is a kind of bionic modeling with natural objects as elements; bamboo, lotus leaf, tree stump, plum blossom… Get inspiration from these natural images, and the works created are not only vivid, but also good in shape and spirit, which is a rare masterpiece of Jianshui purple pottery.
Take a hollow horizontal bamboo Festival justice cup of Langgui (xiaochunkui) as an example to see how to achieve the bionic modeling of Jianshui purple pottery to achieve the unity of shape and spirit
The technology of the fair cup is complex, which is one of the representative bamboo fair Cup series of Langgui. The whole appearance is exquisite and accurate. It is bionic in place. The skin is old and spicy. It is old and stale. It is distributed naturally. It shows the traces of aging in the years of wind and frost.
Bionic works, such as bamboo knots, tree stumps, lotus leaves, etc., are designed and produced with the highest goal of lifelike, fake and true.
If you take a close look at the details of gongdao cup, you can see the cracks and cracks on the surface of the old bamboo, the fine lines on the bamboo knots and the withered old bamboo buds.
该公道杯整体造型新颖，仿生到位，材质华贵， 制作考究， 工艺精湛，整器集雕刻，印刻，仿生于一体，体现出建水紫陶在竹节仿生创作上的水准。
The overall shape of the gongdao cup is novel, bionic in place, the material is luxurious, the production is exquisite, and the whole set of carving, printing and imitating is integrated, which reflects the level of Jianshui purple pottery in bamboo bionic creation.
From the perspective of technology, the difficulty of making this fair cup is no less than making a fine purple pottery pot, which is indeed a good work in the fair cup of Langgui bamboo Festival.