His beginnings a metal-carving designer add a unique sensibility to his techniques. His works harmoniously balance the warmth of traditional ceramics and the cool, novel textures of metal. In his pieces, you'll find bold colorings of silver, red, and gray along with exquisitely controlled glazing.
4 1/4" Width 5 1/8" Height
Made in Miki , Kagawa Prefecture, Japan
Always observing his father who was a potter growing up fostered a love from creating in Michikazu Sakai. Although he enjoys carving wood and playing with metal, clay ultimately became his chosen medium for artistic expression.