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This Sunflower Party Octagonal Flowerpot Planter is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic. The Castillo family has many years of experience hand-crafting Talavera-style ceramics in Guanajuato, Mexico. Their workshop seeks to rescue this traditional, world-renowned ceramic style. Banded by borders of cobalt blue, sunflowers bloom in a fiesta of color, their bright petals nestled amid emerald leaves. Once dry, the elaborate patterns are sketched and painstakingly painted by hand. Finally, the pot is high-fired for six hours to achieve a glassy finish. Although true Talavera is produced only in the city of Puebla, the Talavera-style. Ceramics crafted in Dolores Hidalgo are recognized the world over. Sunflower Party Octagonal Flowerpot Planter The Castillo Family hand-paints the blossoms on a handsome flowerpot Octagonal flowerpot is crafted in the style of Talavera pottery Clay is cast in molds The piece is fired, then submerged in glaze Dimensions: Measures 8.5 inches in diameter x 6.3 inches high