You might try reading them some Rikyu.
"Show them a single morning-glory when they are expecting nothing."
At 07:26 AM 3/17/02 -0500, you wrote:
>My high school Clay I class has made pinch pot Japanese style tea bowls. I
>want to have a tea ceremony that somewhat embodies the spirit of the
>traditional tea ceremony. Has anyone done this? If so, what ideas do you
>have for making this more than just drinking tea out of the bowls and having
>a snack to go along with it?