Junko Yoshida Tumbler Connected Dots
A smart tumbler with pattern of small dots connected by straight, thin lines. There are clear dots and matt dots mixed, and you can see the artist's great care for the cutting. Its shape becomes wider towards the edge, and that gives a comfortable fit in the hand.
Kiriko is Japanese traditional cut glass. It is normally cut with traditional motifs, but Junko Yoshida's works named KIRICO*KILICO have simple yet modern patterns. They are characterized by its familiar motif from the daily life, depicted in a fresh way. All the items are hand-cut with highly skilled technique.
Size] Diam.70 H.110mm[Material] Glass
While majoring in graphic design at Musashino Art University, Junko Yoshida also studied under Yukio Nemoto, a traditional craftsman of Edo Kiriko, the Japanese cut glass and became independent in 2000. With the advanced traditional skills, her works are characterized by simple designs constructed of curves and lines and also warm designs with motifs such as flowers and plants.