Katsunori Yaoita

Based in Nagaoka-shi, Niigata prefecture, Japan.

Katsunori creates colorful 'utsuwa' (a noun meaning 'for everyday use') and objects that are full of poetic sentiment. The nostalgic halftone shades are reminiscent of well-known landscapes that express his unique view of the world.

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Katsunori Yaoita

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Color Tea Pot, Yellow, 330

Perfect for all tea types. This piece by Katsunori Yaoita is uniquely shaped and naturally textured. This teapot is easy to clean, retains heat well and doesn't impact the flavor of the tea. Tea filter attached to inside of sprout. 

  • Made in Nagaoka, Niigata Japan
  • Measurements:  height: 11cm w/ lid, spout to handle length: 16cm, width: 13cm, pot opening Ø: 6cm, foot: 5cm
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Color Vase, 315

A whimsical object to place on your shelf or put a small floral stem in. After applying the clay mixed with the color to the molded container, Katsunori applies a thick white makeup to the whole piece, and waits for the white makeup to dry and peel off over time. He then bake it in a kiln. All pieces are one-of-a-kind.

  • Made in Nagaoka, Niigata Japan
  • Measurements:  rim Ø: 3cm, height: 17.5cm, foot Ø: 7cm
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Color Plate, 150

A color makeup plate with a playful design like the artist himself. Made of clay and glaze, all pieces are one-of-a-kind. 

  • Made in Nagaoka, Niigata Japan
  • Food safe 
  • Hand washing recommended
  • Measurements: rim Ø: 22cm - 22.5cm, height: 3cm-3.5cm, foot Ø: 14.5cm
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Color Tea Pot, GreyColor Tea Pot, GreyColor Tea Pot, GreyColor Tea Pot, GreyColor Tea Pot, Grey

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Color Tea Pot, Grey, 330

Perfect for all tea types. This piece by Katsunori Yaoita is uniquely shaped and naturally textured. This teapot is easy to clean, retains heat well and doesn't impact the flavor of the tea. Tea filter attached to inside of spout. 

  • Made in Nagaoka, Niigata Japan
  • Measurements: height: 13cm w/ lid, spout to handle length: 15cm, width: 13cm, pot opening Ø: 6cm, foot: 6.5cm