Tag: Kyoto

A visit with my favorite potter

A visit with my favorite potter

One of my new acquisitions is the small tokkuri (sake server) on the lower shelf next to the large vase. It took a while for this …

 

Bamboo whistles from the Toji Market

Bamboo whistles from the Toji Market

I bought a bunch of bamboo whistles and flutes from this vendor and had him demonstrate each one. It will take some practice, and more┬ábefore …

 

Kobo-San Market, Sep 2012

Kobo-San Market, Sep 2012

Kobo-San Market Sep 2012 from Cazuma on Vimeo.            

 

Otagi Temple

Otagi Temple

Some thirty years ago the Otagi Temple offered its members an opportunity to come and carve stone figures as part of a fund raising drive …