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Seize the clay—glazed ceramic teawares

Fire up the kiln, leaf lovers! When it comes to ceramics, let’s talk semantics.

Even if the scope of your ceramics knowledge only spans the two-minute pottery wheel scene from Ghost, never fear. The Tea Centre has brought our collective minds together and put in one easy-to-read blog all the facts you want to know about glazed ceramic teawares!

The Denby Story

The Denby story begins in Derbyshire, the heart of England.  The year was 1809, and local entrepreneur William Bourne discovered the strength and quality of clay in a seam revealed after a road construction. Enlisting his son Joseph to run the business, Bourne began producing his legendary stoneware. Glass was very expensive in the early […]