Michael Gershman is a potter and figurative artist specialized in functional pottery, custom pottery and portrait sculptures, His pottery studio is located in Orlando, Florida, his materials of choice are porcelain, white and red stoneware clay, the grazes and pigments he uses are mixed in his studio, using different color stains and oxides, to achieve a unique effect, color and special finish, inspired by the shapes and colors of nature. His love for clay goes back to the 1970s, with over 30 years of experience he has developed a variety of techniques that allows him to create unique and one of a kind pottery.
Custom and personalized ceramics
Looking for a special gift for someone special, a personalized or custom pot is a great idea. Something that can be enjoyed and used every day, that is just awesome and everytime is used it will remind them of you.
Making custom and personalized pottery is another one of our specialties, some of our custom work include, mugs, bowls, tea bowls, tankards, vases and any other pottery shape you can imagine, we love challenges.
Tea bowls and Tea cups
Tea bowls, also called Chawan in Japanese, A chawan (茶碗; literally "tea bowl") is a bowl used for preparing and drinking tea. Many types of chawan are used in East Asian tea ceremonies. Tea cups also called Yunomi in Japanese. A yunomi (Japanese: 湯のみ) is a form of teacup, typically made from a ceramic material, being taller than wide, with a trimmed or turned foot.