This bowl is in the style known as Senmon. It is made from the white clay of Arita with the subtle hatching that distinguishes this style. It's a pleasure to hold and sip a hot drink from this beautiful bowl.
Koji Kitaoka is a potter living in Fukuoka, Japan. After studying in London and experimenting with lots of different jobs, Koji finally came back to the Saga region and started with pottery. From 2007, he studied at Arita College of Ceramics for two years. After graduation, he worked at a pottery studio in Toki, Gifu for a year. In 2010, he moved back to Fukuoka, his hometown, to work at his father’s studio and got established. The studio of Koji is located in a small forest, about 10 kilometers from the center of Fukuoka city.
ø 13 x 6 cm