Recently I’ve been trying to create the perfect espresso cup… well perfect for the way I like to make espresso. They’re supposed to hold 4 ounces, supposed to. The the cup lip and throat is designed to reduce both heat loss and sloshing. The handles have a thumb rest and a lower finger heat guard.

Here’s some of my favorite pottery done over the past 6 years – click on an image to view larger

My Mom was an incredible potter and sculptor, she signed her work “Perigol” as a contraction of her full name Peggy Reisner Goldberg. I’ve followed her lead, signing my pieces “Thorigol” for Thomas Richard Goldberg. Here is some of her work that remains with the family