This “ANTIQUE BLUE” mug was designed in the workshop of Japanese ceramist Aya Ogawa, in Tokyo, Japan. Like each handcrafted piece, each model is unique and presents slight variations in shape and color.
About AYA OGAWA: Ceramist based in Tokyo, she produces pieces in small quantities in her workshop where we met her to develop exclusive pieces for the Gallery Jo Yana.
Aya uses an ancestral technique of Japanese ceramic “shinogi” where the pattern appears by scraping the ground with a specific tool. Aya comes to cut deep lines in her baked pieces before applying an enamel …