At the venerable age of 80, Japanese ceramist Gyokko is still an active artist whose energy do not seem to fade. He manages to keep in artistic vision: offering teapots that are both affordable, artisanal and complex.
Cup from Makiko | Vanille
The distinct finish on these elegant pieces is created using a clay powder in the glaze.
These fine Makiko bowls have a unique soft glaze. The cracked finish will evolve with each infusion as the tannins enter the cracks and enrich the overall finish.
To learn more about the approach of the artist, see the article devoted to it in our tea tasters blog.
The craft used for these bowls makes each one unique so colour gradients and format will vary from one to another. The true beauty of artisanal work.
Diameter: 12.75 cm
Height: 6.25 cm
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