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Washizome Hishimon Yohai (和紙染菱文洋杯)
This is the Arita ware crafted by NAKAO, Hidezumi (中尾英純).
Repeating the work of pasitng traditional paperes soaked gosu completed the beuaty of color shade.
Washizome technique :
Tearing absorbent paper called washi to pieces.
Making such papers layers to produce the pattern while giving out color gradation.
Height : 14.2 cm
Diameter : 6.5 cm
He uses washizome and sometsuke to produce clear blue color. It gives us sharp and kind impression in Arita ware.