Jon Almeda, an artist from Tacoma, Washington, says “size does matter” on his pottery website. However, he specializes in tiny hand thrown ceramics that measure just 1″ (2.54cm) scale. He adds: “While browsing a book store, I came across a book called ‘Creating Ceramic Miniatures‘ that really changed my whole outlook and approach. Throwing small really allows me to focus on the shape and form of a piece. It is a very meditative form of creation.” As you can see, his pieces are small enough to fit on the palm of your hand, or sit atop a coin or matchbook. Continue reading for a video and more pictures.