This elegant Japanese matcha bowl "Chawan" features cherry blossoms and red Fuji, which are said to bring good luck. It is made by Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda, a renowned Kutani ware artist.
The gorgeous golden color of the sky complements the green color of the Matcha even more elegantly.
The shape is easy to hold, crafted by potter's wheel one by one. On unglazed part, it leaves a roughness of clay which conveys the warmth of stoneware and handcraft. The natural curved rim of stoneware coveys the rich yet delicate flavor of matcha.
With the traditional feel, this Japanese Matcha bowl will be your long-time favorite. Delivered in an original wooden box which makes it a perfect gift for your loved ones.
Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda, a traditional craftsman, has been awarded many prizes in successive art exhibitions and is highly regarded both in Japan and abroad. He has mastered the techniques of various traditional Kutani porcelain styles such as Akae, Yoshidaya and Ko-kutani, and has a wide range of skills in the art of Kutani ware. From beautiful natural scenery to living creatures in motion, he captures them in the style of Japanese paintings with a delicate touch. Please feel the art piece created by applying Kutani colors to the beautiful porcelain.