Experience: Porcelain Painting in Arita

We're into August now andĀ stillĀ our furniture has yet to arrive. The promised transit time of two weeks seemed feasible, if a little "too good to be true", but four weeks? From Kumamoto? Come on now. I can't take eating my meals on the tile kitchen floor any longer. It's been entirely too hot here in... Continue Reading →

Good Eats: Gallery Arita (Arita)

I find I have a strange fascination as of late with the pottery town of Arita. It's not that I am even all that into porcelain, which is what Saga Prefecture's Arita has been producing - to perfection, some might say - for the past 399 years. But when a town takes as much pride... Continue Reading →

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