Shoho Kiln, have consistently been particular about hand-painting since our founding. Infusing various expressions into the vessel while making the best use of the characteristics of the painting technique with nature as a motif. From those that feel nostalgic to those that are modern and fresh.
Hasami Town, Nagasaki Prefecture, a famous pottery producing area. Shigeki Fukuda, our representative who was born and raised in Hasami, started molding pottery dough in 1972. After that, he studied under the traditional craftsman Heizo Nakamura. He learned the know-how of making pottery and opened Shoho kiln in 1990. In 1997, it was incorporated and became Shoho Kiln Co., Ltd. Since its founding, we have consistently made full use of our commitment to craftsmanship to create simple and warm vessels.