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by pedant
Tue Apr 28, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Celadon Appreciation
Replies: 18
Views: 5774

Re: Celadon Appreciation

Lovely Celadon, very elegant! How do you keep this stain free, any tips? My porcelain and celadon stoneware have some stubborn stains that I can't seem to remove. It would be a joy to clean up my teaware, revealing it's natural beauty once again. do you mean for stain in the crazing or just on the ...
by pedant
Mon Apr 27, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: Japan
Topic: Ode to the Kyusu
Replies: 386
Views: 69139

Re: Ode to the Kyusu

nice pot. fugetsu makes good stuff.
by pedant
Sat Apr 25, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 699
Views: 106623

Re: Introduce Yourself

welcome, everyone :mrgreen:
by pedant
Sat Apr 25, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Fermented Tea
Topic: Can this tea be saved?
Replies: 13
Views: 1012

Re: Can this tea be saved?

if you think it could be dried out, try hydrating it (@~70% RH) for a few months. maybe other flavors will pop.
by pedant
Thu Apr 16, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Repair & Cleaning
Topic: Qing/ROC Pearskin Zhuni Repair (Lacquer & Wire)
Replies: 54
Views: 3815

Re: Future Sale project: Qing/ROC Pearskin Zhuni

awesome, good luck with the project! i look forward to reading the updates.
by pedant
Mon Apr 13, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Blogs, Podcasts, & Vlogs
Topic: Pectin and Tea
Replies: 5
Views: 767

Re: Pectin and Tea

nice writeup! i've heard this theory before, but i remain skeptical that pectin is a major contributor to mouthfeel in some teas. i'm not saying it's not, but until it's studied more, it's just a loose theory to me.
by pedant
Mon Apr 13, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: Archived Swaps
Topic: FS: F1 Late 70-80’s zini
Replies: 13
Views: 1435

Re: FS: F1 Late 70-80’s zini

Octagon wrote:
Mon Apr 13, 2020 3:19 pm
It seems like I can't use the PM function yet. Maybe a mod can help with that. Thanks :)
should work now
by pedant
Thu Apr 09, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Japan
Topic: What can you tell me about these cups?
Replies: 8
Views: 623

Re: What can you tell me about these cups?

they look nice. try using them! see if you like the size, volume, shape, etc. also, try with one of your normal cups (ideally a porcelain one) side by side. pour half into each cup. maybe test this with a few kinds of tea. ;) i wouldn't worry about contaminating the cups with different kinds of tea,...
by pedant
Sun Apr 05, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 699
Views: 106623

Re: Introduce Yourself

welcome, @Fisheyes and @jaredell!
by pedant
Sat Apr 04, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best water for brewing tea is Natural Spring Water and it's free
Replies: 10
Views: 936

Re: Best water for brewing tea is Natural Spring Water and it's free

hey, that's pretty cool. there are some public wells near me. hard to say if the water will be good for tea, but maybe i'll go on a little adventure and check them out.
by pedant
Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Archived Swaps
Topic: Stoneware Glencairn commission from Mark Moehler
Replies: 14
Views: 1174

Re: Stoneware Glencairn commission from Mark Moehler

nice. are there any pics of prototype stoneware glencairns? i looked on mark's site but didn't see anything like that.
by pedant
Tue Mar 31, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Archived Swaps
Topic: FS: F1 Late 70-80’s zini
Replies: 13
Views: 1435

Re: Interested in F1 Late 70-80’s zini

Fisheyes wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:20 am
I´m not yet eligible for pm as a new member?
you can pm now
by pedant
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: About
Topic: About TeaForum.org
Replies: 0
Views: 930

About TeaForum.org

About this site TeaForum.org exists to promote discussion of tea, teaware, art, and culture. Chip, pedant, and Victoria serve at your pleasure for the benefit of online tea at large. With your help, we hope to create a high-quality discussion area that will develop over time into a useful resource ...
by pedant
Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 699
Views: 106623

Re: Introduce Yourself

welcome, @Sleeping!