haldecraft — new products

New in the Shop: Tentacle mugs

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

By popular demand, last December's tentacle mugs are now available as a regular item! Bubbling up from the deep, this tentacle mug is sure to grab your attention. And maybe even your hand! These mugs are glazed with non-toxic, food-safe glazes, and can be washed with hot soapy water or run through the dishwasher in order to be cleaned. And while I have been known to put my own ceramics in the microwave, I don't officially recommend it -- the rapid change in temperature can cause the glaze to cool more quickly than the ceramic, which retains heat, and so shrinks...

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New in the Shop: Why the Sea is Salt

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

Popular September 2013 club colorway "Why the Sea is Salt" is now available as a regular colorway in the shop! Fairy tales, like folk tales and mythology, can be used to help explain things we don’t understand – or didn’t understand, hundreds of years ago. At the same time, they teach life lessons; be kind, be helpful, be generous, for these things are rewarded… as are selfishness, greed, and avarice (although not with the kind of reward anyone would want). Everything comes with a price, and that price is not always explained when the bargain is struck. The inspiration for...

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