Woodturner Tom Rauschke creates sculptural objects with intricate carvings. This dragon teapot features a heart-shaped container that holds flames. Like a teaball, the dragon’s heart hangs on a chain inside the teapot. See more of Rauschke’s work at his website.
Tom Rauschke (American, b. 1950)
Dragon Teapot 2008
walnut, ebony, bloodwood, mulberry
8.75 x 14.5 x 9.75″
Kamm Collection 2008.16
Photo: courtesy of the artist.