Oribe Ware

January 14, 2015

The Oribe Ware exhibition is held now in Tokyo. 30 December 2014 – 19 January 2015, at Matsuya Ginza. Do you know Oribe Ware? The man who created this style of pottery was Furuta Oribe. A samurai who lived 400 years ago during the period of civil wars in Japan, he was also a master […]

Informed tea ceremony at home!

September 2, 2014

The Japanese tea ceremony has strict with manners, but I sometimes hold an informed tea ceremony for myself and my friends at home. When I go to a traditional Japanese tea party, of course I strictly observe the manners and etiquette. If you follow the rules all the time, you get quite sick of tea […]