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Pan Macmillan contacted Katie Adams Ceramics the week before Christmas wanting the teapot with cup and saucer replicated from the famous children’s’ book A Squash and a Squeeze.

Squash and a squeeze teapots

The deadline of three weeks was very tight with Christmas, New Year and some much longed for holiday in between. This left no room for disasters! And for those of you in the know there are a myriad of unpredictables in the world of ceramics especially using new glazes and materials.

With spares at the ready it was back to work early on the 2nd of January. The final results were plucked from the kiln and tested for pouring with hours to spare! Enough excitement for the beginning of the year, but what a delightful tea set it is!