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Karatsu Tomayu Guinomi (唐津当麻釉ぐい呑)
This is the Karatsu ware crafted by MIZOKAMI, Yshihiro (溝上良博).
Firing in the climbing kiln. He made the shape by throwing on the potter's wheel.
He developed the glaze which is made of metamorphic rocks in the east of Imari area.
Tomayu glaze is the original material that is developed by MIZOKAMI.
Height : 5.4 cm
Diameter : 6.4 cm
Yoshihiro learned basics of ceramic in Kyoto. All local stones and clay are collected and the glazes are also mixed by himself, all lead to special color.