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Monohanako Hanako Nakazato at The Good Supply in Pemaquid Maine

Monohanako Hanako Nakazato at The Good Supply in Pemaquid Maine

 

 

Oval Bowl in Peppermint

$26.00
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Japanese tableware is often a mixture of porcelain, stoneware, glass, and wood, and Hanako manifests that diversity in the wide variety of textures that distinguish each of her vessels.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Measures approximately 4\" long x  3\" wide x 2\" deep\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Peppermint glaze\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. She translates the color of the sky to the glaze of a cup and the speckles of a bird’s egg to the surface of a bowl. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eEven while the colors and textures stimulate the imagination, Monohanako pieces maintain a simplicity and purity of form that leaves room for whatever the vessel might hold. Hanako believes that her pottery is “finished” or made complete through use. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eFrom the Artist: “Every day is different. 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Its walls arch gracefully like waves. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eAt home, the artist uses this dish to serve small appetizers and pureed soups. It also serves well for mise en place while preparing meals. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe light peppermint glaze chosen for this piece imitates glass. Japanese tableware is often a mixture of porcelain, stoneware, glass, and wood, and Hanako manifests that diversity in the wide variety of textures that distinguish each of her vessels.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Measures approximately 4\" long x  3\" wide x 2\" deep\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Peppermint glaze\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. 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Round Mug | White

$45.00
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{"id":1310958944370,"title":"Round Mug | White","handle":"round-mug-white","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eWhile decidedly round in shape, this mug's elegance lies in the soft angled transition from its narrow base. The small handle invites the user to hold it lightly. For a sturdier hold, the shape can be cupped between two palms in a gesture of giving and receiving.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe glaze is soft white like linen and smooth like beachstones to the touch. 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Shell Vase

$185.00

Shell Vase

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Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. 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Small Chakra Plate

$20.00
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{"id":2931548165,"title":"Small Chakra Plate","handle":"chakra-porcelain-monohanako","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThis small porcelain plate has been handmade into the design of a chakra. Reminding its audience to stay centered, it can serve as a small plate in food presentation, a useful catchall for little treasures, or for whatever your spirit may imagine.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe white glaze has strength and luster, which reminds the artist of an almost enamel-like finish. The peppermint glaze has dimension, allowing a subtle crackle design to become a feature for this glass-like plate.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eJapanese table settings are often a mixture of porcelain, stoneware, glass, and wood. The distinct character of each glaze chosen for the plates in this series reveals the influence of the artist’s upbringing on the diversity of her work.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Measures approximately 4.5\" x .75\" \u003cbr\u003e- Chakra energy, cut edge, raised profile\u003cbr\u003e- White or Peppermint glaze \u003cbr\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. 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Reminding its audience to stay centered, it can serve as a small plate in food presentation, a useful catchall for little treasures, or for whatever your spirit may imagine.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe white glaze has strength and luster, which reminds the artist of an almost enamel-like finish. The peppermint glaze has dimension, allowing a subtle crackle design to become a feature for this glass-like plate.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eJapanese table settings are often a mixture of porcelain, stoneware, glass, and wood. 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Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. 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Bamboo Mug | White

$45.00
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It is comforting and balanced, just as a vessel for holding warmth should be.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe glaze is soft white like linen and smooth like beachstones to the touch. Only slightly reflective, it brightens the tablescape without imposing any ego, staying true to the humble beauty of Karatsu pottery.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Measures approximately 3\" tall x 3\" in diameter\u003cbr\u003e- White glaze \u003cbr\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. 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Shallow Almond Bowl in Chocolate

$45.00
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Oval Bowl in Chocolate

$28.00
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Shinogi Bowl in Peppermint

$42.00
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Donburi or Bowl | Chocolate, White

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{"id":2931269573,"title":"Donburi or Bowl | Chocolate, White","handle":"donburi-bowl-white-chocolate-monohanako","description":"\u003cp\u003eDonburi is the Japanese word for bowl.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis decidedly sturdy handmade vessel has a fluted shape to serve up rice bowl favorites. Porcelain has been dipped in both white and chocolate glazes creating an unforgettably elegant and graphic contrast.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLike all of Monohanako's work, this piece is delicate. It's fragility requires its beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e- White and chocolate glaze \u003cbr\u003e- Measures 6.25\" largest diameter x 3.5\" tall\u003cbr\u003e- Wash by hand and if stacking multiple pieces, use a soft cloth or paper liner between each\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsu, Japan. However, years spent living in Maine have influenced her shapes and surfaces.\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2018-07-12T13:01:28-04:00","created_at":"2015-11-16T14:57:09-05:00","vendor":"Monohanako","type":"Bowl","tags":["dining","home","housewares","maine"],"price":6000,"price_min":6000,"price_max":6000,"available":false,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":8627214405,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"MHDONWC","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":false,"name":"Donburi or Bowl | Chocolate, White","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":6000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":0,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":""}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0203\/9306\/products\/2015_MH_Donburi_Bowl_Square.jpeg?v=1447703829","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0203\/9306\/products\/2015_MH_Donburi_Bowl_Hero_Image.jpeg?v=1447703829","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0203\/9306\/products\/2015_MH_Donburi_Bowl_Feature_Image_1.jpeg?v=1447703829","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0203\/9306\/products\/2015_MH_Donburi_Bowl_Feature_Image_2.jpeg?v=1447703829"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0203\/9306\/products\/2015_MH_Donburi_Bowl_Square.jpeg?v=1447703829","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003eDonburi is the Japanese word for bowl.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis decidedly sturdy handmade vessel has a fluted shape to serve up rice bowl favorites. Porcelain has been dipped in both white and chocolate glazes creating an unforgettably elegant and graphic contrast.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLike all of Monohanako's work, this piece is delicate. It's fragility requires its beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e- White and chocolate glaze \u003cbr\u003e- Measures 6.25\" largest diameter x 3.5\" tall\u003cbr\u003e- Wash by hand and if stacking multiple pieces, use a soft cloth or paper liner between each\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsu, Japan. However, years spent living in Maine have influenced her shapes and surfaces.\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Donburi or Bowl | Gray Blue, White

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The white glaze above the gray and blue gives the illusion of fog on a watery horizon.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e- White, light blue and gray glazed \u003cbr\u003e- Measures 6.25\" largest diameter x 3.5\" tall\u003cbr\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. 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Oval Bowl in Gray Blue

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Shallow Almond Bowl | Gray

$48.00
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Each stands alone with grace, but nested together the three sizes are a perfect family.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe lustrous glaze is a smooth sea-gray with misty light green undertones.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Gray glaze\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Small measures 6.5\" x 5.5\" x 2.5\" deep\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Medium measures 8\" x 7\" x 3\" deep\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Large measures 9\" x 3.5\" deep\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. 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Each stands alone with grace, but nested together the three sizes are a perfect family.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe lustrous glaze is a smooth sea-gray with misty light green undertones.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Gray glaze\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Small measures 6.5\" x 5.5\" x 2.5\" deep\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Medium measures 8\" x 7\" x 3\" deep\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Large measures 9\" x 3.5\" deep\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. 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Hanako believes that her pottery is “finished” or made complete through use. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eFrom the Artist: “Every day is different. Just like you change what you wear based on different seasons, occasions and your mood, I hope you enjoy the changes in everyday life through how you use pottery.”\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Soba Choko or Small Cup

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{"id":2931262085,"title":"Soba Choko or Small Cup","handle":"sobachoko-cup-blue-green-monohanako","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eNamed for its traditional function, soba choko is a Japanese expression that translates to 'buckwheat small cup.' The original purpose of this handmade porcelain vessel is to house a dipping sauce for soba noodle dishes.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHowever, this elegant cup with minimalist clean lines encourages multipurpose use. Fill with berries, olives, or other sweets and savories meant to be enjoyed in small doses. Serve wine, an aperitif, or a nightcap to move beyond the world of condiments. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe signature glaze is reminiscent of a foggy day at sea. The stone gray  base transitions through misty blue-green to soft white above the imagined horizon. With these two tones, the piece pays homage both to the earthy nature of traditional Karatsu pottery and to the ethereal beauty of the Maine coast. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Blue, green, and gray glaze \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Measures 3.25\" diameter x 3\" tall\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. 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The original purpose of this handmade porcelain vessel is to house a dipping sauce for soba noodle dishes.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHowever, this elegant cup with minimalist clean lines encourages multipurpose use. Fill with berries, olives, or other sweets and savories meant to be enjoyed in small doses. Serve wine, an aperitif, or a nightcap to move beyond the world of condiments. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe signature glaze is reminiscent of a foggy day at sea. The stone gray  base transitions through misty blue-green to soft white above the imagined horizon. With these two tones, the piece pays homage both to the earthy nature of traditional Karatsu pottery and to the ethereal beauty of the Maine coast. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Blue, green, and gray glaze \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Measures 3.25\" diameter x 3\" tall\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. 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Small Double Rim Dish

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{"id":2931266693,"title":"Small Double Rim Dish","handle":"small-double-rim-dish","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eSimple and elegant, a handmade porcelain dish like this is versatile. Use as a mini plate in expert food presentation or as an accent for interior design ranging from modern to ethereal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe white glaze has strength and luster, which reminds the artist of an almost enamel-like finish. Only slightly reflective, it casts brightness without imposing any ego, staying true to the humble beauty of Karatsu pottery.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Measures approx 3.25\" diameter\u003cbr\u003e- White glaze\u003cbr\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. 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Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. She translates the color of the sky to the glaze of a cup and the speckles of a bird’s egg to the surface of a bowl. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eEven while the colors and textures stimulate the imagination, Monohanako pieces maintain a simplicity and purity of form that leaves room for whatever the vessel might hold. 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Just like you change what you wear based on different seasons, occasions and your mood, I hope you enjoy the changes in everyday life through how you use pottery.”\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2015-11-16T14:56:00-05:00","created_at":"2015-11-16T14:56:58-05:00","vendor":"Monohanako","type":"Dish","tags":["dining","for women","home","housewares","maine","women"],"price":1500,"price_min":1500,"price_max":1500,"available":false,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":8627201797,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"MHDLD","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":false,"name":"Small Double Rim Dish","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1500,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":0,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":""}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0203\/9306\/products\/Monohanako_Small_Double_Rim_Dish_by_Hanako_Nakazato_Made_in_Maine_USA_Square.jpg?v=1479194883","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0203\/9306\/products\/Monohanako_Small_Double_Rim_Dish_by_Hanako_Nakazato_Made_in_Maine_USA_Hero.jpg?v=1479194888"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0203\/9306\/products\/Monohanako_Small_Double_Rim_Dish_by_Hanako_Nakazato_Made_in_Maine_USA_Square.jpg?v=1479194883","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eSimple and elegant, a handmade porcelain dish like this is versatile. Use as a mini plate in expert food presentation or as an accent for interior design ranging from modern to ethereal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe white glaze has strength and luster, which reminds the artist of an almost enamel-like finish. Only slightly reflective, it casts brightness without imposing any ego, staying true to the humble beauty of Karatsu pottery.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e- Measures approx 3.25\" diameter\u003cbr\u003e- White glaze\u003cbr\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. 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Spouted Bowl with Black Rim

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Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. She translates the color of the sky to the glaze of a cup and the speckles of a bird’s egg to the surface of a bowl. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eEven while the colors and textures stimulate the imagination, Monohanako pieces maintain a simplicity and purity of form that leaves room for whatever the vessel might hold. Hanako believes that her pottery is “finished” or made complete through use. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eFrom the Artist: “Every day is different. Just like you change what you wear based on different seasons, occasions and your mood, I hope you enjoy the changes in everyday life through how you use pottery.”\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Double Rim Bowl|Chocolate

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Just as useful for soup as it is favored rice bowl recipes, the modern silhouette of this handmade vessel makes it worthy of open shelving.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e- Measures 6\" x 3\" tall\u003cbr\u003e- Chocolate Glaze\u003cbr\u003e- Wash by hand\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLike all of Monohanako’s work, this piece is delicate. Its fragility requires the beholder to be present in the moment, even when washing a dish after use. Placing a soft liner between each piece when stacking multiple is worth the moment of gentle pause. How clever to use a handmade work of art to remind of this ideal.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHanako Nakazato is a 14th generation potter from Japan. Her technique and philosophy are rooted in the ceramic traditions of Karatsumono, but working and living in the West have influenced the shapes and surfaces of her work.  \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eDividing her time between her studios in and Union, Maine and Kyushu, Japan, Hanako creates exquisite yet simple forms that balance beauty and functionality. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe pristine landscapes and dramatic seasonal changes of Maine have clearly inspired the colors and textures in Hanako’s work in the years she has spent here. She translates the color of the sky to the glaze of a cup and the speckles of a bird’s egg to the surface of a bowl. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eEven while the colors and textures stimulate the imagination, Monohanako pieces maintain a simplicity and purity of form that leaves room for whatever the vessel might hold. Hanako believes that her pottery is “finished” or made complete through use.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eFrom the Artist: “Every day is different. Just like you change what you wear based on different seasons, occasions and your mood, I hope you enjoy the changes in everyday life through how you use pottery.”\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Wine Cup in Turquoise

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Wine Cup in White with Iron Rim

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Hakeme Gratin Dish

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