Bowl with tree design in inlay and colored glaze painting.
When using the zogan (damascening or inlaying) technique, you carve into the surface of the pottery, and then inlay clay of other colors into the carved-out areas to make a design. After inlaying the clay, apply a glaze and then glost-fire it, and it’s complete.
- / Full member, Japan Kogei Association
SAEKI mainly incorporates tree motifs and employs inlay techniques and the yusai technique to give beautiful gradation of colors. His other works include tableware made by white scraping, red pa・・・