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The art of gong fu cha, the Chinese tea service, is generally practiced using a specialized tea set. Collectively called cha ju (or equipage by people who insist on using French), the instruments of gong fu cha encompass a whole spectrum of diminutive, elegant, precisely-crafted little bits and bobs.
A few years ago I attended a dinner party given by a reputable cookware manufacturer’s dealer, who didn’t like to be called a consultant.
I came to ceramics late in life. My first love was teapots – porcelain with a shino liner, woodfired for three to four days to build up ash, and cooled for a week.