Tanabata, or Star Festival, is a Japanese celebrating a lefend of two deities that meet only once a year during summer. The upcoming date is July 7th.
During this time, wishes are written on narrow strips of paper and hung on branches in backyards or entrances to homes in the hopes that their wish will come true. These are called "tanzaku."
These ceramic versions of tanzaku are created by hand by local artist Jen e, and are more permanent ornaments that celebrate this ancient tradition. Each piece is unique in it's carvings and bead work.
Hudson Beach classic, versatile glass bowls can be used for salt, jewelry, flowers and are beatiful as decorative pieces.
Mini Thrown Ceramic Vases
Save $ -32.00
These miniature ceramic vases are hand thrown in La Crescenta by artist Kiley Yen of Yenworks. Trained in Korea, her style has a clean but organic feel to it with an emphasis on clean glazes and every day versatility.
Sizes range from approximately 2" - 2-1/2" in height. For actual measurements please email.
To browse styles, we recommend that you click on the descriptions.
"Triple Bubble" Mug
Save $ -40.00
The signature Stray Ceramics "Triple Bubble" mug is a larger version of the original for those times you need more than a sip. The oversize handle and 14 oz capacity will be enough for an extra jolt in the morning or a comforting herbal tea at night.
Approx cup size: 3"W (5.5"w/handle) x 5"H
Approx 14 oz capacity
Stray Ceramics "Double Bubble" Mug
Save $ -34.00
The curves on the signature Stray Ceramics "Double Bubble" mug are comfortable to the hand when you are not using the oversize handle. Perfect for a 10 oz. cup of coffee or tea on a cold morning.
Approx cup size: 3"W (5"w/handle) x 4"H
Approx 10 oz capacity
Save $ -24.00
These glazed ceramic tea bowls made by Stray Ceramics are perfect for a comforting cup of tea, condiments or even as a jewelry dish.
Handmade so slight variations will occur
Approx. size 3.5" W x 2.75" H
Oval Smudge Bowl
Save $ -38.00
These glazed oval bowls bowls made by Stray Ceramics were originally designed as smudge bowls. Their versatile shape and size make perfect soap dishes, snack bowls or trinket dishes.