In Kyoto, where there are no raw materials, handcrafts products produced in limited quantities are the standards. Coupled with the culture and notion of wabi-sabi, things are usually used or kept for a long period of time. As society evolves, Shinroku Co., Ltd. continues to make pottery that are functional and to be used on a daily basis. Amongst them, the “Pelican Teapot” epitomises the Shinroku kiln, which well loved by customers for over 60 years.
At Shinroku gama, the company manufactures Kyo-yaki teacups and teapots that are used everyday. It is a type of pottery that has been in Kyoto for three generations. Till today, the company makes pottery that is simple, straight forward and one that exudes Kyo-yaki's elegance. The company's founder Shinroku Tsuji has acquired the skills to produce a variety of glazes and designs that can meet our customers' needs.