Articles

shizuka tatsuno uses japanese pottery tradition in hiiro ceramic water carafes — designboom

Read more at designboom

— by juliana neira: dating back to the 14th century, bizen ware is a type of japanese pottery traditionally from the bizen province. characterized by its significant hardness due to high temperature firing without glazing, favorable changes during this process often produce unexpected changes in color and different surface effects depending on the temperature of the kiln. also, different patterns can be achieved by  wrapping rice straws around a pot while the color and texture gradually change over time, giving these pieces special and unique characteristics…

Image courtesy of Fumio Ando

July 17, 2019

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.