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Suspended Planter

$134.00

Suspended Planter -A cohesive, beautiful set up for any home - plant your favorite succulents and enjoy the view. Lightweight combination of porcelain in assorted colors, wood, and leather...

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Description

Suspended Planter

-A cohesive, beautiful set up for any home - plant your favorite succulents and enjoy the view. Lightweight combination of porcelain in assorted colors, wood, and leather from In Blue Handmade - a collaboration with In Blue Handmade, Shannon Tovey and Nick Moen.  The suspended planter is a great example of modern pottery mixed with handmade leather and wood.  The Suspended Planter is a hanging succulent planter that will add art to your home decor.  The Suspended Planter is American made and showcases the best of contemporary design.  Hang the succulent planter on your wall or in your window to add handmade ceramics to your contemporary art collection.  

Product Dimensions

The Suspended Planter is 20.5" x 5.5" x 3.5" excluding the leather strap.

Process

 The Bright Angle is working to bridge the gap between design and craft by focusing on home goods that are American Made. We begin our creative process by sketching or sculpting prototypes. In order to ensure that we are able to see the smartest design come to fruition, we transfer the sketch to a computer aided modeling system. We use 3D prototyping and mold/jig systems to create efficient production systems that are executed by a highly skilled team of makers. Once we have a model we are satisfied with, we scale it up to account for the shrinkage of the porcelain. Next, we pour plaster around the model to create a mold. This mold is filled with liquid porcelain to recreate the object. We refine the porcelain object using hand tools and cover the object in our soft satin glaze and fire it in a kiln to 2200F. Once it is fired we sand the bottoms smooth. We make everything from scratch by formulating our own porcelain and glazes to be durable and unique. The Bright Angle sources our wood, glass, and other material components in collaborations with local craftspeople that share our commitment to American-made and thoughtfully sourced raw goods. We believe that good design is a marriage of concept, process, material and utility.

 Materials

The Bright Angle sources our wood, glass, and other material components in collaborations with local craftspeople that share our commitment to American-made and thoughtfully sourced raw goods.  We believe that good design is a marriage of concept, process, material and utility.

 The porcelain is the highest quality mixture of raw materials creating the most durable and structurally sound ceramic material - made in house.  The porcelain is made from the highest quality white clay (kaolin), glass (flint or silica), and glass melter (feldspar).  We fire our porcelain to cone 6.  We take pride in the purity of our materials.

 We use the strongest and most consistent we we can for our design applications.  We source our leather and glass from like-minded makers in the Asheville, North Carolina region.

Care

Our products are designed with the intention of heavy everyday use.  Each product is food safe and water resistant.  Each piece of handmade pottery is meant to be used and loved every day as well as being a piece of art for display.  The handmade pottery may be put in the dishwasher, oven, and microwave. However, pottery is breakable and should be protected from obvious shocks like dropping it and from sudden changes in temperature. Uneven heating can cause it to crack.  With proper care, it should last until you want something new. Some products will get scratched over time with lots of love and use. Many collectors treasure their pottery and are back for a new set of dishes with no complaint, because they don’t want to use anything else.

The Bright Angle

 The Bright Angle believes in making art for the home producing the best gift ideas for wedding gifts, holiday gifts and other special gift giving occasions.  Working closely with the Asheville NC art scene we provide handmade gifts working with technology such as 3D printer designs and laser cutter designs to form our prototypes.  Our focus is on bringing collaborative contemporary design to the forefront of studio pottery and studio art.

Shipping Policy

SHIPPING POLICY

What is your shipping policy?

We work hard to keep our shipping rates reasonable while ensuring your items are delivered in the most efficient and reliable way possible -- we appreciate your understanding.

The Bright Angle ships orders via FEDEX and USPS. Carrier options vary based on item and destination. You can expect an automatic email with tracking details once your order ships.

For Ground Shipments, The Bright Angle will choose UPS or USPS as the shipping carrier. If you have a shipping preference, this can be chosen at checkout.

For orders over $200 a signature will be required for the delivery.

Please contact hello@thebrightangle.com with your order number if you need to make any changes to your shipping selection. If your order has not shipped, we will do our very best to accommodate all updated requests.

The customer assumes responsibility for additional charges on rejected packages.

SHIPPING RATES

What are your shipping rates?

We offer FREE Ground shipping on all orders over $100 shipped within the Continental U.S.