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.

Violin Vase
Approximately one foot tall and 2" front to back, just under the size of an actual violin, the front and back are made from thrown discs and are glazed in an intriguing bronze. The inside and bouts are green. The opening for flowers is 1 1/2" x 2 1/2". One of a kind...
Available Qty: 1
Price: $150

Party bowl
7 1/2" in diameter, 4 1/8" tall, holds nearly 6 cups. Festive for side dishes!!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $45

Party bowls
Fun pop designs in black, red and yellow over a semi-matte white. Great for rice bowls, cereal, ice cream, popcorn.... approximately 5 1/2" in diameter x 3 1/4" tall, they hold over 2 1/2 cups each.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $32 each

Curvy Cheese Plate
10 1/2" x 6 1/2" x 1" deep. Freeform plate with fun wax-resist green-on-teal design for serving cheese or chocolates, or for your change and keys!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $45

Tooled Aqua Hors D'oeuvres Plate
10 3/4 " square.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $48

Long Serving Tray
19 1/2" long x 7 1/2" wide in the middle. "Wood-grain" border surrounds variegated aqua. Item is half price due to some glaze bubbles in the border and on the underside. Dramatic and lovely nevertheless.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $36

Spiral bubble vase
Nearly 8" tall, 3 1/2" in diameter at the top, subtle but large spirals are surrounded by undersea-type "bubbles," caused by the combination of two different green glazes. A bit hard to see in this photo. Write or call for additional photos.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $45

Starry Night Vase
A classic! Nearly 8 1/2" tall, 4 1/2" in diameter at the top. Makes a beautiful gift or lovely addition to your own home.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $80

Starry Night Vase
Just over 8" tall, 4 3/8" in diameter at the top. Lovely flair for your bouquet!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $62

Starry Night bud vase
Anxious for Spring? Plan ahead for your garden's first small flowers! 4 3/4" tall, 3" in diameter at the top.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $32

Small Starry Night Vase
5 3/4" tall, 3" in diameter at the top. Your daffodils would love this second home.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $38

Green Mugs
Ranging from 4 to 4 1/2" tall, 15+ ounces. I have more of these! Glaze is variable, usually has one side that is a brighter green and one side that is more green-gray. Call or write the studio to request more pictures.
Available Qty: 3
Price: $25 each

Tall Green Mugs
about 5 1/2" tall, holding 16+ ounces. Lovely variegated glaze with a comforting soft surface.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $28 each

Gingko tray I
15" x 6" x 3/4" deep. Gingko leaves are rolled into the clay and an aqua glaze combines with the rusty red glaze to create golden greenish leaves with dreamy detail.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $72

Gingko tray II
Shallow long tray with imprints of gingko leaves in greenish-golden glaze. 15" x 6". Great for hors d'oeuvres or fish.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $72

Gingko tray III
16" x 9" x approximately 1 1/2" deep. Golden gingko leaves! Very useful size.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $82

Gingko snack trays
Made by pressing large gingko leaves into the clay. 5" square. Lovely for snacks or kitchen prep or to keep your keys and change. Gingko, gingko!!
Available Qty: 4
Price: $20 each

Tooled snack plates
5" square, fun for snacks or as kitchen prep plates. Specify color when ordering.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $16 each

Medium Red Stripe Serving Bowl
4" tall, 8 1/2" wide, holding 5+ cups, lovely for veggies or grain salads! Price takes into account tiny blip in glaze inside bowl.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $35

Large Red Stripe Serving Bowl
5 1/4" tall, 10" in diameter, holds 12+ cups: big beautiful bowl!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $62

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

Large Red Stripe mugs
5 1/4" and 4 3/4" tall, each holds 18 ounces. Specify left or right mug!
Available Qty: 2
Price: $27 each

Red Strip teapot
just over 6" tall to top of knob. Holds 8 cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $85

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

Aqua Votive Holder
Circle cut-outs create fun shadows. 4 1/2" tall and about 4 1/2" around.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $44

Moab Serving Tray
12 3/4" long x 7 3/4" wide x 1 1/2” tall, lovely and useful!
Price: $68

Dragon Lamp
With shade from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, Maine. Variegated green and brown lamp base is 9 1/2" tall (including neck). With the shade the lamp is 17 1/2" tall. The bottom of the shade is 11" in diameter.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $235

Tall Wavy Green Lamp
Georgeous combination of two green glazes creates a stone-like surface on this tall and dramatic, yet cozy and comforting, lamp with fabulous shade with beautiful green accents from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, Maine. With shade, 25" tall; ceramic base alone is 13" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $300

Bronze Dragon Vases
Dramatic. Globes are approximately 9" tall. With the shades, 19" tall. Dimmer switches on the cords. Beautiful shades with gold fleck inclusions from Handmade Papers Gallery in Brooklin, Maine.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $525/pair

Rope Vase II
Orange-green mix, very appealing texture! 11 3/4" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $62

Morocco Serving Bowl with Spiral
Nice large bowl! Holds 8 cups. 9" wide x 4 1/2" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $55

Moab teapot
Medium-sized teapot. 7 1/2" to top of knob. Approximately 6 1/2" in diameter. Holds over 6 cups. Make a set with the Moab Creamer and Sugar!
Available Qty: 1
Price: $90

Moab Cream and Sugar Set
5 1/4" to the top of the sugar bowl knob. Sweet set.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $55/set

Deep Ocean Vase
Satin matte rich warm green combines with glossy slightly runny beautiful blue. 7 3/4" tall, 4" diameter at the top.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $55

Espresso sets
Cups are approximately 2 1/2" tall, big enough for macchiato, double espresso shots or Turkish coffee; small plates (intentionally not saucers, so they may be used either under the cup or on the side for cookies!) are about 4 1/2" wide.
Available Qty: 6
Price: $20/cup+plate set

Small Pop-Art Tray
7 1/2" x 4 1/2"
Available Qty: 1
Price: $26

Le Rouge et le Noir small tray
for snacks, jewelry or change . . . 7" x 4 1/4"
Available Qty: 1
Price: $24

Morocco teapot
7" to top of knob, holds 6+ cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $100

Morocco cream and sugar
5 1/4" to top of sugar pot knob. Cozy set.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $50/set

Small Starry Night Plates
8" across, for lunch, salad or dessert
Available Qty: 4
Price: $28 each

Medium Plus Starry Night Serving Bowl
8 1/2" in diameter, just over 4" tall, holds 8 1/2 cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $60

Small Starry Night Serving Bowl
Not quite 7" in diameter x 3 1/2" tall, holds 3 1/2 cups. Perfect for a side vegetable or grain salad.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $42

Medium Starry Night Serving Bowl
8 3/8" across x 3 3/4" tall, holds 5 1/2 cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $55

Olive Iris Cookie Plate
Oval dish for cheese and crackers, or cookies! 12" x 5 1/4" x 1"
Available Qty: 1
Price: $38

Olive Iris Fruit Bowl
Oval bowl, 10" long, 7" across, 3" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $48

Olive Iris Tall Mugs
Between 5 and 5 1/2" tall, holding between 16 and 18 ounces. Slightly different shapes and glaze outcomes -- let us know if you have a favorite, or would like more detailed photos.
Available Qty: 4
Price: $27 each

Olive Iris Serving Bowl
Lovely bowl. 9" wide x 4" tall, holds 8 cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $50

Olive Iris dinner plates
10 3/4" in diameter. Winning color combo!
Available Qty: 4
Price: $34 each

Small Seagrass bowls
5 1/2" wide x 2 1/4" tall, holding 2 1/2 cups.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $27 each

Seagrass ice cream bowls
2 1/2" tall x 5 3/8" wide, holding just over a cup.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $25 each

Seagrass plate
11" in diameter, lovely for serving hors d'oeuvres or dessert. (We have a matching plate with a glaze flaw on the back available for $20 -- contact the studio if interested.)
Available Qty: 1
Price: $38

Mysterious Ocean Bowls
Approximately 3" tall and 6" wide, these bowls hold 2+ cups. The satin green combines in a fascinating way with the glossy blue.
Available Qty: 2
Price: $26 each

Small fruit basket
Satin green with glossy blue over top. Oval basket nice for a few pieces of fruit or for a lot of garlic and ginger root and onions! Approximately 10" long x 6 1/2" wide at the top.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $50

Swervy Curvy Vase
Dramatic! Turquoise and rust combine to create iridescence. 12" tall. Top is vaguely rectangular, approximate 7 1/2" wide x 3".
Available Qty: 1
Price: $150

Mod Appliqué Vase
Large, very fun and unusual vase. Approximately 10" tall and 7" at the widest at the top.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $150

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 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

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

Giant Basket Bowl
A statement piece! For lots of fruit or for guest towels or just by itself. 14" across, 5" tall.
Available Qty: 1
Price: $250

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

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: 3
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: 3
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

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
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: $80

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

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

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

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

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: 4
Price: $26 each

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

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

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

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.

Patterned Bud Vase
Fascinating forrest green bud vase with incised blue design. 5 3/8" tall, about 4 3/4" in diameter at the largest point.
Price: $40

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

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

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

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: $

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: $