|That's Bizen Pottery|
|Simple elegance that warms your heat|
|Bizen Pottery is not glazed or painted. It is simply shaped and fired. Given the blunt appearance, where does its infinite appeal come from? |
This special soil is dug up and refined, to become the raw material used to provide many beautiful creations. After the potter forms the clay into a shape, which is then fired at about 1,300oC. During the firing, it goes through various changes and turns into a piece of pottery. The pattern on its surface is an ensemble created by nature and the potter. Yes, Bizen Pottery is a collaboration of nature and man. That's the beauty of it. It has no ornate decoration. That's exactly why Bizen Pottery speaks volumes.