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 3 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, and I’ve followed her lead, signing my pieces “Thorigol.” Here is some of her work that remains with the family