Nerikomi Small Bowl (Sakai Mika)

$30.00

Approximately L5″xW5″xH1.8″
Each item is handmade and therefore patterns may be slightly warped or may vary in size.
Tinted Clay with Clear Glaze
Handmade in Japan by Sakai Mika

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Sakai Mika Shizuoka Japan

Japanese ceramic artist Sakai Mika has a gift for color and her nerikomi ceramics clearly show that. Nerikomi is a style of pottery in which the clay is tinted, layered in precise ways, and sliced to form a slab which is pressed into or onto a mold. The work’s color and decoration are created by the patterned clay rather than by a glaze or surface technique. Mika’s beautiful color palettes are enhanced by her simple forms which she designs with ease of washing and stacking in mind.