It is my habit to place pieces in progress on top of the television so I can observe them a little while. Well the current tea pot found itself perched on tI like the spout, I like the lid, I like the form. I'd move it around some. Look at it from a different angle While I like the fold formed handle that was balanced on it. I just didn't feel it was right for this piece. The previous handle, above.
The wire represents the outside of the new one. By hammering only on the outside of curves they get tighter.
Still a long way to go This is made from a rather heavy piece of copper pipe flattened and split.
Much of the mass has been removed and the line fold opened.
It's just resting in place. It needs to be annealed and fit.
The blend at the bottom brings the forms together better this time.
On to more careful fitting from here. To be done: the fabricating, drill holes in diffuser, make lip and hinge also for diffuser.