Teapot style: "Spring Raindrop" Chaozhou Teapot
Clay type: Chaozhou Red Clay
Artist: Zhang Zefeng
Strainer type: 7-hole strainer
Dimensions: 7cm (diameter) x 4cm (height)
Zhang Zefeng, a young artist who is the 5th generation in the family for making traditional hand thrown Chaozhou Red Clay teapot. After finishing the university in Art, Zhang Zefeng went back home and followed his father's step and learning the traditional skill of making traditional Chaozhou teapot. As a young artist, he has not only been making traditional style of teapots, but also adds his new ideas to the design.
This "Spring Raindrop" style of teapot is one of his newly creation, adopting the traditional round and low body which is the perfect shape for making tea and the feature of the lid is inspiration of raindrop landing on a puddle creating the ripples.
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