After just a few years turning the potter’s wheel, Gaële has developed a rare dexterity shaping her very fine objects.
Quebec-born ceramist Julie Lavoie discovered Tenmoku for the first time in a Japanese tea room.
There are a rare few adamant potters in Tokoname that still insist on mastering every step of the artisanal process, taking it as far as making their own clay. Yamada is one of these potters.
An almost essential accessory for anyone using a chasen, the naoshi (chasen-holder )preserves the shape of the whisk while enabling it to dry properly.