Friday, July 1, 2016

SHUSSAI-GAMA of Shimane Prefecture

Shussai kiln (出西窯) of Shimane Prefecture, was established in 1947 by a group of young potters who were influenced by the "Mingei" folk pottery movement. The potters received instructional visits from esteemed Mingei potters like  Leach, Hamada, Kawai and Yanagi. 

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