‘I became addicted to raku because of the direct involvement with each stage of the process. The pots absorb and often reflect the intense drama of the firing.’
In this video, potter Stephen Murfitt takes us step-by-step through the processes he uses to create his handbuilt and raku-fired vessels featuring lustrous metallic surfaces.
Learn how Stephen makes his work inside Ceramic Review issue 291, which features a full step-by-step masterclass. You can order current and back issues of the magazine from ceramicreview.com.
Film by Layton Thompson for Ceramic Review