Japanese Woodworker Hiroyuki Sugawara

About Hiroyuki Sugawara Hiroyuki Sugawara creates wooden tools for daily life by hand, working out of his workshop in Chichibu, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. Sugawara’s background is in product…

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Japanese Potter Katsufumi Baba

About Katsufumi Baba Katsufumi Baba is a Japanese potter who resides in Kurume, a city in Fukuoka Prefecture. He’s been interested in ceramics his whole life and after…

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Japanese Woodworker Maiko Okuno

About Maiko Okuno Maiko Okuno is a Japanese lacquer artist and woodworker who produces a mixture of functional objects at her studio in Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan. Each item…

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The Auböck Workshop

About Carl Auböck Founded as a metal workshop for girdling and chasing back in the 19th century, the traditional Carl Auböck workshop is still placed in the 7th…

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Japanese Metalworker Ruka Kikuchi

About Ruka Kikuchi Born in 1983 in Soja, a city located in Okayama Prefecture, Japan, Ruka has trained to be metalworker under his father Masaaki Kikuchi since early…

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Japanese Woodworker Yusuke Tazawa

About Yusuke Tazawa Revolving around nature most of his life, Japanese maker Yusuke Tazawa decided to convey the importance of the forest through his woodworking skills. Yusuke produces…

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