About meI write about Japanese ceramics, Japanese antiques and Japan. I have been making and selling ceramics and antiques full time in Japan since 1994. Read more here
Monthly Archives: October 2014
2nd noborigama firing.
I have started preparing for the second firing of this series. This firing will be feldspar glaze on the same clay body. I will mainly fire the first room and am trying to figure out what to do with the … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2nd noborigama firing, japan Leave a comment
Feldspar bowl accented with gold leaf
I have added gold leaf to this bowl, under the leaf is Japanese made lacquer. I like the dreamy quality of it.
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged gold leaf, kintsugi, kitsuroi Leave a comment
Feldspar glazed cup repaired with silver.
I fired this cup a long time ago, maybe 10 years or so. It broke and I decided to do some restoration work where there were missing pieces and use silver as the covering metal. I like the look now … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged gintsugi, kintsugi, restoration Leave a comment