Imaritoen, is a work shop which produces Imari ware. It was established in 1968. They have been maintaining the designs of “Chitojin”, the first Japanese potter to have a solo exhibition in the British museum. The ceramic tableware produced is all handmade and of high quality. Imaritoen was established in 1968. In the 1965’s, Imari ware and Arita ware were mass-produced and mechanized. Contrary to that trend, their company wanted to produce handmade goods one by one carefully. They choose the best wisely with regards to the tools used as well as the raw materials.