A bowl and a plate in one, these coupe plates feature curved sides that allow them to be used for a variety of purposes. They could be dinner plates, pasta or salad bowls, or even serving pieces. The interior is glazed in a matte warm tan glaze with natural speckles and painterly washes of white. See second photo for examples of the range in glaze styles. Only a handful available, each signed by the artist.
Shoshi Watanabe is a ceramic artist based in Los Angeles, CA. Combining traditional Japanese techniques with a laid-back California aesthetic, Shoshi's work is subtly expressive and draws inspiration from the natural world.
Hand-thrown and glazed in Los Angeles
Stoneware with interior glaze
Approx. 9" across, 2" deep