Pot/Floral Vase by Michiho Fukumori
Floral vase by Michiho Fukumori. Fukumori uses traditional techniques for this small yet mighty vase - displaying the rich natural tones of her locally sourced material. The clay used for this piece comes from Shigaraki. All natural glaze and wood-fired.
Michiho Fukumori is the 8th generation owner of Dorakugama. Not only a clay potter, Fukumori is a trained chef who has studied Zen at Daitokuji Temple. The Fukumori family’s kiln and home is deep in the mountains of the Iga Valley, in the town of Marubashira. This family of potters has been passing down their traditional art for eight generations. They use clay sourced from the southernmost part of Lake Biwa.
Hand-wash only is recommended. Wash with mild detergent and soft cloth, then dry well after use.