Tozan Kimura, the 17th generation of his family to head the Tokeido Pottery in Imbe, Okyama Prefecture, the centre of Bizen Yaki pottery manufacture.  After a rather awkward discussion, since he speaks virtually no English and I no Japanese he stopped what he was doing and made 3 pots to so us how he works.

Tozan Kimura, the 17th generation of his family to head the Tokeido Pottery in Imbe, Okyama Prefecture, the centre of Bizen Yaki pottery manufacture. After a rather awkward discussion, since he speaks virtually no English and I no Japanese he stopped what he was doing and made 3 pots to so us how he works.