Of Japanese manufacture, Kyusu teapots are typical of the country.
Of Japanese manufacture, Kyusu teapots are typical of the country. In addition to offering a comfortable grip thanks to its side handle, the fine-mesh filter easily holds in the finest leaves.
The Japanese company Oitomi is now in exclusive Canadian sales at Camellia Sinensis. This foundry offers us this classical teapot, in a style both contemporary and respectful of a craft tradition several centuries old in Japan.
This fan is used by the participants of the Chanoyu tea ceremony. It is placed as an honorary sign in front of the knees of the participants as they are greeted. This fan remain closed in the tea room and its shape represents the sword that the samuraï placed aside before entering the tea room. It is made of white bamboo and paper. Men use a slightly longer fan than that used by Women.
Third generation potter, Hakusan began work in Tokoname nearly 50 years ago.
With more than four centuries of experience at their craft, the Kikuchi Hojudo foundry is a true leader in Wazuqu steel (a Japanese steel of very high quality).