A square plate is like a frame and your food becomes the painting
White slip is brushed on under the glaze giving the dark blue more depth. It looks like a field of Japanese silvergrass blowing in the wind under a night sky.
Hanako makes each piece by hand, one by one. Slight variations in size, shape, color, and surface are inherent to the process. We hope you will embrace these small differences as characteristics that give each piece individuality and character, making them all the more lovable.