Hamada Tomoo

Hamada Tomoo

Tomoo Hamada 1967 – Tomoo is the son of Shinsaku Hamada. He works at his father’s and grandfather’s workshop in Mashiko, Japan. In 1995 he visited Bernard Leach and spent a short time at the pottery. Although he uses traditional methods, his work is distinctively different from that of his father and grandfather. His more complex shapes and designs are highly regarded wordwide.