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This is ceramics having a tea strainer.

Japanese Teapot Kyusu/tokoname Kiln/potter: Hokuryu by ZentealifeCom

  • Capacity: 310 ml(10.5 fl oz)
  • Hand crafted in Tokoname, Japan by Master craftsman 北龍(Hokuryu Ⅲ,...
  • Soft red clay teapot

$64.50

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Potter bio: December 21st, 1974 Born in Tokoname-Shi 1994: Studied under the master, Shoryu Umehara 1998: Attained the potter name of Hokuryu Ⅲ 2000: Selected for "29th Choza-Sho Pottery exhibition" 2001: Won "Finance Association Prize" at " 48th Tokoname Ware promotion exhibition" 2004: Won "Design Prize" at " 51st Tokoname Ware promotion exhibition"Participated in Japan Brand Project as a committee 2005: Selected for "34th Choza-Sho Pottery exhibition"Won "Design Prize" at "52nd Tokoname Ware promotion exhibition" 2006: Selected for "35th Choza-Sho Pottery exhibition" 2007: Selected for "Tokyo Dome Table-wear Festival" Won "Encourage Prize" at "36th Choza-Sho Pottery exhibition" Won "Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Prize" at "54th Tokoname Ware promotion exhibition" 2008: Won both "Governor of Tokyo Prize" and "The Top Prize" at Tokyo Dome Table-wear Festival" Selected for "37th Choza-Sho Pottery exhibition" Won "Silver Prize" at "55th Tokoname Ware promotion exhibition" Participated in "New Artist exhibition" at Nagoya Dome Pottery World as the representative of Tokoname ware 2009: Selected for "Tokyo Dome Table-wear Festival" Selected for "38th Choza-Sho Pottery exhibition" 2010: Selected twice for "Tokyo Dome Table-wear Festival" Performed to make Teapot(Kyusu) at Yume-Jidai Department in Kaohsiung city, Taiwan Won "Gold Prize" at World Tea Utensils Contest " in World Tea Festival 2010 in Shizuoka 2011: Selected for "Tokyo Dome Table-wear Festival" Selected for "40th Choza-Sho Pottery exhibition" 2012: Won "Ryohei Miyata Judge Prize" at "Tokyo Dome Table-wear Festival" Won "Judge Prize" at "41st Choza-Sho Pottery exhibition"


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Tokoname Master Craftsman - Hokujo (Genji Shimizu)

Photos: http://goo. gl/k4EMgi Genji Shimizu (artist name Hokujoh) Full member of the Japan Arts Crafts Association Master of traditional Crafts.

Latest News

  • Tokoname pottery makers turn to Russia, see vast market opportunity

    06/22/15 ,via The Japan Times

    Dealers and producers of Tokoname pottery, one of the six oldest types of potteries in Japan, are turning to Russia to market their teapots. They recently held the first teapot exhibition in Moscow, and sold 30 pieces in two days. They're eager to gain

  • New perspectives in dining: Nendo presents Colourful Shadows at Japan's Expo ...

    06/17/15 ,via wallpaper.com

    'Tokoname-yaki' by Koyo (pictured). A set of This matching teapot and cup by Gasen are made using 'Yamagata-imono', a type of cast-metal craft from Yamagata Prefecture, which has its roots stretching back to the mid Heian Period. Photography

  • 10 Great Last-Minute Gifts for Coffee and Tea Lovers

    12/22/14 ,via Village Voice

    It's now Monday before Christmas (!). Are you still desperate to fill the stockings of coffee and tea lovers on your list? Here's a last-minute guide to 10 presents you can buy ASAP, including a certificate for a roasting class, a set of premium teas

Books

  • Tea of the Sages

    University of Hawaii Press. 1998. ISBN: 9780824820879,0824820878. 259 pages.

    The Japanese tea ceremony is generally identified with chanoyu and its bowls of whipped, powdered green tea served in surroundings influenced by the tenets of Zen Buddhism. This is a study of the alternative tea tradition of sencha, at which gatherings steeped green leaf tea is prepared in an atmosphere indebted to the humanistic values of the Chinese sages and the materialistic culture of elite Chinese society during the Ming and Qing dynasties. This illustrated volume explores sencha's philosophy and arts from the 17th century to the end of the 20th century.

  • Akushisu

    2015.

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  • Tokoname pottery makers turn to Russia, see vast market opportunity

    06/22/15 ,via Japan Times

    Dealers and producers of Tokoname pottery, one of the six oldest types of potteries in Japan, are turning to Russia to market their teapots. They recently held the first teapot exhibition in Moscow, and sold 30 pieces in two days. They’re eager to gain a ...

  • Tokoname: Village showcases native pottery

    09/23/07 ,via Stars and Stripes

    Savvy shoppers can find beautiful handmade pottery, including teapots, plates, bowls and sculptures. One of the traditional styles of pottery in Tokoname involves putting seaweed on a piece before it is fired in the kiln, creating a delicate, wispy pattern ...

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Pelican Kyusu, Tokoname
Pelican Kyusu, Tokoname
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Jicuzan
Jicuzan
Jicuzan is the name of my teapot. A tokoname teapot aquired in Caj Chai Tea House, Barcelona.
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Midori Kushime Tokoname Teapot
Kuro Fukamushi Tokoname Teapot
Kuro Fukamushi Tokoname Teapot
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Kokudei Fukuju Tokoname Teapot