"Craft is something that has no form. It is an abstract notion unique to each and every individual's interpretation."- Professor Yamamoto of Iwaigama Ceramics, Tottori, Japan
Hearth and Forge
"It became clear to us throughout the forging process how raw steel can be shaped and manipulated to achieve different volumes and balance weight."
"We decided to take the aesthetic form and material driven nature of California craft and combine it with a deep Japanese tradition. Functionally and visually there is synergy between the two. "