Someone in your family probably has set of Spode Blue Italian dinnerware. These distinctive plates, bowls, and teapots have detailed scenes emblazoned upon them depicting rustic or exotic moments of times gone by.

But how, exactly, do these intricate illustrations get onto the dinnerware? In honor of Blue Italian's 200th anniversary, Spode has released a hypnotic video detailing the making of the dishes, including the design work and the hand-applied final touches.

Hypnotic video follows the making of iconic Blue Italian dinnerware
Spode releases a video showcasing how its famed Blue Italian line is made.