Hot From the Kiln

On this page you’ll find individual pieces that are available immediately — they are hot from the kiln!   Click on any picture to enlarge it, then click again to return to the page.

Some items are sold here as sets or pairs — if you’d like to buy just one item rather than the set, call or e-mail VKP Studio.

If you see something you like that is “already cool,” remember that you can use the “contact” page to order a similar item any time!

Feel free to contact the studio for additional photos of any pieces that interest you.

Shipping charges will apply.  (If you prefer to come to the studio to pick up your order, call or e-mail to reserve your pieces.)  For New York State and Maine residents, sales tax will apply.

Pair of Dragon Egg Lamps
Warm green glaze (hints of brown) over "dragon egg" texture. Globes are approximately 9" in diameter. With the shades, 18" tall. Dimmer switches on the cords. Fabulous shades from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, Maine -- many inclusions which look dramatic when lights are on.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $475/pair

Large Morocco Serving Bowl
Dramatic and beautiful. 10" wide x not quite 5" tall, holds over ten cups.
Price: $74

Large Black/Yellow Serving Bowl
On a dramatic foot, this large bowl will hold lots of fruit, a large salad, or a big stew.... 10" wide x 5" tall, holds 12 cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $72

Small Iris Tray
Great glaze combination on this little tray, which is nice for serving cheese or chocolates, or a spot for your keys and change. 7" x 5 1/8"
Available Qty: 1
Price: $34

Gingko Snack Plates
Large gingko leaves from historic trees in Philly pressed into the clay and glazed with a turquoise under rust create a striking look. These dishes are terrific for snack time or for kitchen prep -- line up your ingredients! Dishes are 4 3/4" square.
Available Qty: 3
Price: $20 each

Purple/Yellow Serving Bowl
Large cheerful bowl. 9 1/4" wide x 4 1/2" tall, holds 10C.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $65

Squared-off Iris bowls
Approximately 5" across x 2 1/2" tall, these bowls hold about 2 cups. Soup, cereal, ice cream, fruit salad. . .
Available Qty: 4
Price: $25 each

Giant Basket Bowl
Fun for lots of fruit or for guest towels or just by itself. 14" across, 5" tall.
Price: $250

Squared-off Olive Iris bowls
This particular green, when crossing with the purple glaze, creates a constellation effect in the center stripe -- lovely! Approximately 5" across and 2 1/2" tall, these all-purpose bowls hold 2+ cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $26 each

Dragon Egg Vase
VKP Studio's now-classic dragon egg! 6 1/2" tall, 8" across.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $80

Wavy Dragon Vase
with hints of orange, this wavy vase is great for flowers or for kitchen utensils or for paintbrushes! 10" wide x 5 1/4" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $80

Oval Yellow/Black Serving Bowl
9 5/8" x 8 3/4" x 4 1/4" tall, holds 9 cups. Mid-century modern/Japanese feel.....
Available Qty: 1
Price: $64

Morocco Serving Tray
15 3/4" x 8 3/4" x 1 1/2" tall. Wonderful all-around serving tray.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $64

Bubble Tray
16" x 9" x 1 1/2" tall. Blue-green glaze with a fun, "bubbly" border -- ideal size for serving main dishes, side dishes, sliced cakes and breads.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $66

Morocco mugs
Approximately 3 5/8" tall, these 12 ounce mugs make a warm addition to your breakfast table.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $26 each

Morocco mugs, taller
Taller and a bit funkier in the glazing than those above, these mugs are approximately 4 5/8" tall and hold 14-15 ounces.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $26 each

Moab chili bowls
5 1/2" across, 3" tall, about 2 1/2 cups. Chili or chicken soup!
Available Qty: 2
Price: $28 each

Moab small bowls
5" wide x 2 5/8" tall, holding approximately 2 cups, these bowls are terrific for soup, cereal, ice cream, and so forth. . .
Available Qty: 2
Price: $26 each

Starry Night Flared Serving Bowl
8 1/2" wide x 4 1/4" tall, holding 8 cups.
Price: $65

Starry Night Teapot
Lovely large teapot! 7 3/4" to top of knob, holds 8 cups.
Price: $140

Starry Night cream and sugar
Great gift on their own or with the teapot above! The creamer spout is 4" above the table top.
Price: $60/set

Pop-Art Mini-Tray
7 1/2" x 5 1/4", for snacks -- or a fun jewelry or valet tray
Available Qty: 1
Price: $36

Dragon Egg Bud Vases
Approximately 3" tall, wonderful for flowers or even pencils/pens! In a variety of mainly green glazes, some more matte, others more shiny. Use the "contact" page to ask for pictures of individual pieces.
Available Qty: 10
Price: $32 each

Dented Bud Vase
4" tall, 2 1/8" opening, this green with orangey vase/pencil holder is odd and intriguing! Def 1-of-a-kind!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $36

Comfort Bowls
5" across, 2 1/2" tall, holding approximately 2 cups, these variegated green/black bowls will quickly become household faves.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $24 each

Dragon Cereal/Soup Bowls
Dragon Cereal/Soup Bowls
Fruit salad, soup, cereal or ice cream! 5" across x 2 1/2" tall, holding approximately 2 cups. Four of these would make a lovely set with the serving bowl below!
Available Qty: 4
Price: $26 each

Dot-Dash Mugs
Dot-Dash Mugs
For those who prefer a smaller (hotter coffee!) mug, these 10 oz. mugs are glazed using a time-intensive wax-resist process that creates a mesmerizing design. This is the favorite mug of the potter's husband.
Available Qty: 3
Price: $32 each

Mosaic Champagne/Wine Bucket
Ceramic mosaic over stainless steel bucket: festive, fun and elegant for your own table or a fabulous gift (get a great bottle of champagne to go with!)
Price: $170

Small Starry Night Vase
Small Starry Night Vase
4" tall, 2 3/4" opening, lovely Starry Night pattern perfect for your garden's delights.
Price: $36

Iris Bud Vase/Pencil Holder
Iris Bud Vase/Pencil Holder
Small bud vase or pencil holder, 4" tall, 2 3/4" opening at top.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $32

Rope Vase II
Orange-green mix, very appealing texture! 11 3/4" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $75

Rope Vase 1
11 3/4" tall, variegated green.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $70

Bronze Bulb Vase
In the shape of a bulb and perfect for those flowers from bulbs you planted in your garden. Just over 7" tall, about 3 1/2" in diameter at the top and approximately 6 1/2" in diameter at its widest. Fun for you or as a gift!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $70

Woodsy mugs
Rich glaze surface -- mix of browns, rusts and reds -- on these mugs with textured handles. Approximately 4 1/2" tall, 13 ounces.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $28 each

Red Stripe mugs
Approximately 4 1/2" tall and holding 13 ounces.
Available Qty: 3
Price: $26 each

Starry Night mugs
Just over 4" tall, 12 ounces, a cheerful start or end to your day!
Available Qty: 2
Price: $32 each

Red Stripe Serving Tray
Very useful and large serving dish. 14 1/2" x 11" x 1 1/2" deep
Available Qty: 1
Price: $70

Dragon Wavy Vase
One foot wide and 6" tall, persimmon red on the interior and a luscious brown on the carved exterior, this is a wonderful vase or a holder for your kitchen utensils.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $100

Red Stripe Serving Bowl
8" in diameter x 3 5/8" tall, this medium serving bowl holds 5 cups and has a very attractive raised foot.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $45

Large Red Stripe Serving Bowl
9" across and 4 1/2" tall, and holding 7 cups, this bowl features a nice raised foot and wonderful warm colors.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $58

Red Stripe teapot
Very pleasing teapot! Holds 6+ cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $90

Red Stripe cream and sugar
Delightful set to go with Red Stripe teapot
Available Qty: 1
Price: $50/set

Henna cream and sugar
Small and lovely, blue-green with henna-colored design.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $52/set

Red Stripe Sugar and Creamer II
pleasingly round set.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $52/set

Blue Iris squared-off bowls
Cereal-sized bowls. Squared off, stack nicely. There's a lot of variety in the blue color, both bowl to bowl and within some bowls.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $22 each

Carved Amber mugs
somewhere between mugs and teacups, comforting cups with carved designs, 3 1/4" tall and 3 1/4" wide at the top.
Available Qty: 3
Price: $20 each

Morocco serving bowl
7 1/2" across and 3" tall, great for serving tabbouleh or other side dishes!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $38

Korean Lamp
Inspired by the shape of ancient Korean vessels. The ceramic base is 10" tall -- with the shade the lamp is 19 1/2" tall. The bottom diameter of the gorgeous papaya-colored shade from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, Maine is 10".
Available Qty: 1
Price: $290, including shade

Moab mugs
3 1/2" tall and holding over 11 ounces. Festive!!
Available Qty: 2
Price: $26 each

Moab Wavy Vase
About a foot wide and 5" tall, this wavy vase is a dramatic way to display your daffodils and the like, or a fun storage place for pens, pencils, reading glasses, paintbrushes, etc. . .
Available Qty: 1
Price: $100

Tall Amber Vase
11" tall, just over 3" in diameter, amber on the outside, rust red on the inside, wonky throwing lines nicely offset your flower stems.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $50

Le Rouge et le Noir mugs
Red and black make blue in the world of ceramic glazes. About 4" tall, these mugs hold 11-12 ounces.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $25 each

Infinity Dish
Fun snack dish, or perfect for your keys and change near the door! Glazed in her inimitable fashion by Sasha Pyle. Approx. 8" long x 2" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $42

Small Dish
Use to serve snacks, or as a small baking dish. Warm red with black squiggles! 8" x 5 1/2" x 1"
Available Qty: 1
Price: $30

Red Stripe cup o' soup
Perfect for cappuccino, soup or chili, approximately 2 1/2" tall, 4 3/4" in diameter, holding about 10 ounces.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $25 each

Cup Family
Glossy Amber Cups, ranging in size from 7 ounces to 14 ounces, 3 1/4" tall to 4 1/2" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $48/set

Red Stripe Serving Bowl
8" across, 5" tall, holds 6 cups. Fun tall shape!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $56

Bronze Dragon Egg Vase
About 6" tall with a 3" opening, this bronze dragon egg has a matte black rim and interior.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $70

Gift Certificate
Can't decide? Have the studio send a gift certificate! E-mail the studio from the contact page. Please include name and address and/or e-mail address of recipient. You will be billed once the certificate is mailed (or e-mailed). Gift certificates have no time limit, and the studio maintains a record of them, so no need to worry about losing that piece of paper!
Price: $


 

Already Cool

Below are some examples of recently sold items. If you see something you like here, contact the studio to order a similar piece.

Gingko Tray II
Large gingko leaves from historic Philly trees pressed into the clay create this striking serving dish! 15" long x 6" wide.
Price: $

Bronze Dragon Egg
Nearly 7" in diameter and 4" tall, this dragon egg is black on the inside, bronze on the outside and has a beautiful shape!
Price: $

Fascinating Matte Green Lamp

Price: $

Tiled lamp
With magnificent shade from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, Maine, this lamp features studio shards affixed to a galvanized tin tub. It is large, the base is over 9 1/2" in diameter, and with the shade it's about 25 1/2" tall.
Price: $

Rich Green Vase
Textured greens to black, matte to glossy. The vase is thrown and altered, with a rectangular opening to show off your flowers with drama. 9 3/8" tall, opening is 5" wide x 2 3/4" front to back.
Price: $50

Morocco Teapot
The top of the knob is about 7" from the table...holds just over 6 cups.
Price: $

Half Teacup Planter
Worthy of Alice in Wonderland! 4 3/4" deep x 4" tall. Saucer is 8 3/4" wide. Picture pansies of parsley hanging on the wall of your kitchen, screen porch or deck! The one on the outside of VKP Studio's display shed in Maine receives many compliments! There are drainage holes in the bottom of the teacup.
Price: $

Anna mugs
Large antique green mugs with pedestal foot. 5" tall, hold 14 ounces.
Price: $

Morocco cookie plate
8 5/8" in diameter, this is a piece that came out of the kiln just beautiful!
Price: $38

Moab Travel Mug
With a dishwasher-safe brown silicone lid and a high handle so it'll fit in your car easily -- keeps you cheery on the way to work! 4 5/8" tall.
Price: $

Moab teapot

Price: $

Planetary Lamp
A stunning golden yellow "boat" shade from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, Maine tops this teal lamp whose circular decorations bring to mind heavenly bodies. The ceramic portion of the lamp is 9 1/2" tall and oval in shape so that it is wider than deep (very convenient for a night table, for example). With the neck and shade it is 19" tall.
Price: $

Seagrass Plate
Dinner-sized plate, also perfect as a serving plate for your tart or pie. 10 1/2" in diameter
Price: $32 each

Dragon Egg Lamp
Very complex colors on this appealing dragon egg, and a gorgeous shade from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, Maine. Ask for more photos -- this one doesn't quite tell the whole story! With the shade the lamp is about 19" tall, the bottom of the shade is 11" in diameter.
Price: $

Dragon-scale Wavy Vase
Bizarre and wonderful. 14" wide, 4" front to back and 4 1/4" tall. Wonderful on your mantel or in the center of your table for an arrangement you can see over. Or perfect to hold cutlery on either end and napkins in the middle for your patio table.
Price: $

Large Luminous Serving Dish
This sleek tray is 14 1/2" x 9 1/4" and makes for a dramatic presentation of your hors d'oeuvres!
Price: $

Party Tub!!
Large party bucket. 16" wide x 10" tall. Iridescent red interior! Incredibly festive!
Price: $

Peacock Vase
Large dramatic oval vase, about 10 1/2" tall -- lovely aqua and peacock colors, including bronzy metallic, with peacock theme. (I have two additional peacock vases which are "seconds" due to some air bubbles at $80 each -- let me know via the "contact" page if you're interested in those and I will send detailed pictures)
Price: $200

Oval Party Tub
Generously sized oval tub (8 1/2" tall, 16" wide and 12" front to back) will add a festive note to your parties and bring cheer to your home even when you don't have guests! Could also be used for potted plants.
Price: $

Basket Lamp
Bronze basket is intriguing and slightly evil! The lamp base is about 13 1/2" wide and 9 1/2" tall. The beautiful warm ecru shade with metallic specks from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, ME rises about 22 1/2" off the table top.
Price: $

Aqua Disc Lamp
A gorgeous aqua crackle glaze with a lot of "motion" is the highlight of this disc-shaped lamp, which is quite thin front to back. The disc is about 10" in diameter, and the lamp with shade is 21" tall. The shade, from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, ME is a stunning green paper with wonderful inclusions.
Price: $

Green Carved Lamp
The carved curvaceous green lamp with orange undertones is about 12" tall. The top of the shade is about 22" off the table top, and the bottom of the gorgeous papaya shade from Handmade Papers in Brooklin, ME is 12" across.
Price: $

Guitar Vase
Would be beautiful with interesting flowers or perhaps willow branches! 10" x 10" x 2 1/2" Turquoise on the inside, bronze on the sides.
Price: $

Red Stripe Serving Tray
15 3/4" long x 9 12" wide.
Price: $

Matte Yellow/Silky Black Serving Plate
12 1/4" round serving plate, for hors d'oeuvres or cake. . . beautiful lines.
Price: $

Wild Green/Teal Small Tray
9 1/4" long including the handles x 5 5/8" wide at the middle (widest) x 1" tall not including handles, which are 2" tall. Wax resist pattern is irresistible!
Price: $

Ali Baba Lamp
This blue/turquoise lamp with carved lines is about 12 inches tall, 21 1/2" with hardware and the beautiful seafoam-colored shade from Handmade Papers Gallery.
Price: $

Happy Blues Lamp
Cheerful Blue/Yellow/Green lamp. Shape reminiscent of a bass guitar, front and back are thrown discs with visible throwing lines. The ceramic base is 12 1/2 inches tall, lamp with hardware and spectacular warm yellow shade from Handmade Papers Gallery is 21 1/2 inches tall.
Price: $