Packing and Shipping a Teapot
|double boxing using egg cartons as firm cushions|
|2 foam sheets cut to size of inner box one for bottom and one for top|
|firm but flexible foam sheet cut up and made into a box|
|checking to see that there is room for bubblewrap|
|when making this piece kept in mind that the lid would need to fit upside down for shipping|
|lid fits upside down, but a piece of paper towel was wrapped to keep it from rubbing|
the piece is in there tight...no movement
in each corner rolled up bubblewrap inserted to make sure
fitted foam top taped down on inner box
two layers of big bubble wrap on top
the inside box is not moving at all
ready to ship!
Pear Nest Teapot
Terra sigillata and glazes, wood stem
12" x 6" x 6"