Yunomi - Tea Cup, Matsushiro Ware
With a one of a kind glaze that brings forth beautiful highlights of different colors, you can elevate your tea experience from an appearance standpoint as well.
This is a special type of Yunomi design that has an attractive glaze. Changing from the red-brown to the vibrant blues and whites. Each hue uses techniques and raw materials that have been utilized for centuries. The Iron in the clay becomes red, the copper in glazes produce vibrant blues and ashes of burned straw melt into white, creating this masterpiece.
Asemico’s teacup series allows you to tour kilns from different regions of Japan featuring their unique techniques and craftsman skills. In collaboration with each kiln, you will get to explore and collect Yunomi of the same size while each cup displays distinct features from each region.
Craftsman - Tomoki Miyazaki
Tomoki Miyazaki is the owner of the Matsushiro Ware Kiln, Amakazari-Koubou. By carrying on the 200 year old tradition, Miyazaki has mastered the use of various glazes to create unique individual pieces that were carefully crafted and brought to life through his wood fired kiln.
Asemico is a project that connects design and craft through the works of two artists from Germany and Japan. They continue to provide a variety of products, such as tableware and cooking utensils of excellent quality, that helps pass along the knowledge and talent of traditional craftsmen to the next generation. Combining age-old traditions of Japanese craftsmanship with contemporary design, the craftsmen's style and knowledge are a guidepost for the future.
Yunomi - Matsushiro Ware
• 2.25" H x 5.75" Ø
• 3.75" H x 5.75" Ø
• SM - 5 Oz.
• LG - 8.7 Oz.
• Not Dishwasher or Microwave Safe
• Nagano, Japan