Artisans

Tomoki Miyazaki is the owner of the kiln “Amakazari-koubou”. His workshop lies in the mountains of Matsushiro, Nagano, surrounded by peach trees. People solely travel to this rural area of Nagano to visit his showroom and take pottery classes. The...
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On a high ground at the edge of rice fields and in between the mountains of Koishiwara lies the kiln of Kaneha-gama. Here Yusuke Kumagae, our Koishiwara-yaki artisan leads the traditional lifestyle of growing rice and making pottery. He lives...
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Kiko Ando’s studio and kiln are located in the heart of Bizen Irinaka, Okayama Prefecture. The kiln is operated under the name “Narutaki-gama”, named after a local waterfall. Besides his work as an artist, he uses his kiln “Narutaki-gama” to...
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