“Loud mouth” - Canton style plate
Colourful birds, fighting cocks and human daily life were commonly used as decoration in traditional Canton style porcelain, but what if we changed them into a modern workplace scenario? With a rich polychrome decoration of flowers, animals, this plate not only keeps the distinguishing feature of Canton style porcelain but also gives a sense of modernity and uniqueness. Dreaming of being a wife of a wealthy man, acting like a smart hard-working colleague, non-stop talking and sharing all the gossip, this plate is ideal for serving the peanuts with your friends!
“Loud mouth” - Canton Style Plate
From the very beginning, tradesman decorated Chinese porcelain with symbolic auspicious meaning. Bat (fu 蝠) is a symbol of good fortune (fu 福) while deer (lu 鹿) symbolises the ability to reap high rewards (lu 祿). The decorative details on Chinese porcelain reflects the hopes and wishes of the ancient Chinese people. While each generation holds a different set of expectations, younger Millennials are purchasing different desires today. Therefore, we combined Chinese porcelain and the popular culture today to bring along traditional crafts and blessings in daily life.