Filtered Pitcher

Overview

Filtered Pitcher

Project Intent - Find alternative market for charcoal filtered water vases.

Process - Select material based on physical characteristics and design dynamics. Looking for a more earth friendly material than abs for consignment stores and ceramic has the largest design library with water vessels. The secondary sealed chamber presented some problems initally but a skilled ceramacist used a mold method building the vessel to create the addition of the walled chamber. The ceramic is also prone to warping prior to kiln heat so a third process of high speed wet grinding needed to be added to the process to adjust for the cartridge as well as a silicone ring to seal the chamber.

Status - complete