Somewhat underfired, it is excellent for very hot liquids since the clay body insulates. The bowl is also slightly pyramidical, for further retention of heat. Using this bowl is irresistable; the crazing pattern is natural stain from dark teas.
Eric Alan Hansen DBA Stonehouse Studio, Alexandria Virginia. Dabbles in poetry, pottery making, grilling with wood, collecting teas, baking bread, fishing, gardening, hiking. Professionally has worked printing newspapers, advertising, and periodicals; and as a cook. Completed BFA degree in Design at Kansas University.