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Washizome Shimamon Rock Glass (和紙染縞文ロックグラス)
This is the Arita ware crafted by NAKAO, Hidezumi (中尾英純).
He attached pieces of traditional papers to the body and expressed the stripe pattern.
This glass have a feature of contrast between with margin and indigo color by washizome.
Washizome technique :
Tearing absorbent paper called washi to pieces.
Making such papers layers to produce the pattern while giving out color gradation.
Height : 8.1 cm
Diameter : 7.8 cm
He uses washizome and sometsuke to produce clear blue color. It gives us sharp and kind impression in Arita ware.