We've tried lots of shaving bowls in the past. When it came time to work with local artists, we had some important criteria. Each bowl had to fit comfortably in the hand; and each bowl must have grooves that help generate lather. From there, we let the artist express themselves through their work.
This version from Windhorse Pottery features a handle design. The bowl will comfortably fit in your hand with the handle resting between your thumb and index finger.
We always recommend resting your bowl on a soft cloth. This will prevent premature chips and cracks.
Bowl depth is approximately 4.0- 4.5 cm. Bowl diameter (measured from inside) is approximately 9-10 cm.
Bernard Ferguson is the artist behind these bowls. Bernard began his artistic career painting. However, after some time, he was drawn to the clay medium because of its three dimensional abilities and its connection to nature. For nearly 15 years, Bernard has been making incredible pieces on the wheel. His work is featured at The Forks, Pinch of Creativity and Rams Wool in Winnipeg.
Bernard often focusses on pieces that are functional and utilitarian. His love of Nature and Japanese culture are blended into his pieces making them true works of art.