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One leads to another

Updated: Sep 7, 2018

Tokyo leads to Kagura Ceramics Studio >> Mashiko >> Mingei >> Shoji Hamada >> Shimane >> Bernard Leach >> Hita Ontayaki >> Yanagi Muneyoshi >> Toyama back >> Tokyo Mingei-kan to...

Many have asked how I discover and learn all these Japanese craft history and places? I didn't. It discovered me. My acute travel and curiosity have led me to all these names and terms and many Wikipedia + book search. English material is not abundant (especially when you reside in Japan).

Before October 2015, I don't speak or read Japanese. (I still don't ...) Now I am attempting to read Yanagi's 手仕事の日本. Thanks to Eslite Taipei, I am postponing that attempt.

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