In accordance with city guidelines, The Clay Studio has resumed quarterly classes. DATE NIGHTS are currently on hold due to the pandemic. You are welcome to purchase Gift Certificates for future workshops (Date Nights will be back!)
Hanako Nakazato comes from a family of Japanese potters stretching back 14 generations. Her creative techniques and philosophy are grounded in the ceramic traditions of her hometown, Karatsu, and the teachings of her father Takashi Nakazato.
Hanakos years of travel and life in the West have added further dimensionality to her work. She balances both her regional and foreign influences, resulting in tableware that's functional in various settings, from minimal and modern to traditional and rustic.
50% of your purchase directly supports the artist, and 50% of
your purchase supports the operations of The Clay Studio, a nonprofit that serves 35,000 people,
including 2,000 underserved school children, each year.