Studio doors are shut.
Time for family begins.
Thank you so much for all your support this year and those who come and read my rather 'neglected' blog!
Wishing you a wonderful festive season and a bright 2019!
Beautiful hibi-kohiki bowl by Shinpai Mawatari, with our harvested beens
Sinpei at his studio
Shipei harvesting fresh vegetables form their huge allotment
spring water supply used for washing ashes
Shinpei’s ash glazed ware
Selections of beautiful tableware at their home
Sabrina enjoys freshly picked tomato
beautiful vessel made by Tamotsu Suzuki
Tamotsu in his own studio
a stunning view from his studio even on a cloudy day
his guest room welcoming us with calmness
his daughter’s ‘teeny’ origami creations!
flowers from my garden and some foraged in the field
popular 'rakugaki' mugs flown to many happy homes
|it was a scorcher!|