Higashi Kiln P.S. Blue Tobe Donburi Bowl M
This regular sized Donburi bowl features soft blue flowers as if painted with watercolors. The bright design resembles blooming flowers, bringing joyful atmosphere on the table.
Suitable for rice bowl recipes using about 1 cups (1 gou) of rice. This size could be recognized as regular size for one serving in US.
It is also suitable for noodles with soup, such as Udon and Soba.
For ramen, it may be a little small for those who want to add a lot of toppings.
With this modern and refreshing look, serving salads, side dishes desserts and fruits is a great choice too.
It is painted by the female artist, Alyne Ohigashi, who was born in Philippines. She uses a unique technique called "Washi-zome" (Japanese paper dyeing) and continues her ideal stoneware-making in Higashi Kiln, one of the kilns of Tobe ware.
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- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: D16.5cm(6.49in) x H7cm(2.75in)
- Capacity: 790ml(26.7oz)
- Main Usage: Donburi Rice
- Material: Porcelain - Tobe ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
Brand: Higashi Kiln
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ABOUT HIGASHI KILN
Higashi kiln’s style is famous for the glass-like smoothness and the usage of the soft and pastel colors like watercolor paintings, which is not bound by conventional frameworks of Tobe ware.
The painting is performed by female artist, Alyne Ohigashi, who was born in Philippines and now work as a painter of the kiln in which her husband is also work as a Tobe ware craftsman.
“A colorful and cute Tobe ware is fun and above all happy, isn’t it? I want to coexist and flourish the traditional style of Tobe ware and the modern painting style”.
She was created her own painting technique and has been continuing her ideal pottery-making for about 40 years.
About TOBE ware
Tobe ware is a thick white porcelain with blue patterns depicting arabesques and other plants.It is made from a durable material that does not transfer heat easily.
It does not get hot to hold and has the pleasant feature of keeping food from getting cold.
Tobe ware was designated as a "national traditional craft" in the field of ceramics in 1976, the sixth in Japan.
Higashi donburi bowl M
Beautiful bowl, I love the watercolor flowers. The color are stunning. I think I’m going to be a collector! The artist is so talented.
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this amazing review! It means so much to us. This item is painted one-by-one by a female artisan. Please check out the other products of this kiln :)