The basics of Japanese Ceramics
How to read the meaning of the shapes
How to read the meanings ceramic is quite orderly logical and simple. First of all, you can check the shape of the each edge and shapes and shapes of the particular ceramics. You can think the ceramic as human body. First of all, there is mouth part or edge or pouring part, and body, and shoulder, and hip and the bottom. Most of the time ceramic experts would talk about uniqueness of those parts. So next time when you encounter the ceramic exhibition, you can participate the conversations.