This chawan is smaller than those usually used in a tea ceremony; it is, however, possible to whisk a very nice bowl of matcha in it.
The bowl is ideal for sipping 'cup size' (~ 240ml) amounts of tea.
Robert Stickney is a good friend and artist based in Vancouver,BC. After receiving a degree in architecture from the University of Manitoba and a BFA in ceramics at Lethbridge, Robert became fascinated with Japanese aesthetics. This led to a lifelong exploration of the culture and world of Japanese ceramics. Since retiring from teaching, Robert has focused on creating tea-ware, wood firing mostly at the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts inBurnaby BC. Robert is often an honoured guest at our tea bar.
Robert created a small beautiful vases that look beautiful on your tea table. You may choose flower, leaves or branches (according to the season) to enhance your tea drinking experience.