There are many appeals for donations to help Japan.
To help potters directly, there is a relief fund for Mashiko Potters here.
My donation of cups has been received in Kanayama, Aomori, Japan for a fundraiser: here (I am #3)
STUDIO POTTERY BY BONITA COHN 'ANAGAMA MAMA'
art is born, expressed in clay. Timeless, subtle, useful and beautiful.
In clay are my feelings; into the deep center I pull: it becomes a
To make pottery is to give form to what I love.
Through my bare hands the body and soul meet; Spirit in a vessel,
tried by kiln fire.
collaboration of the four elements: earth, air, fire, water.
A woman that endures fire without harm: "Pyrosophical, Dragon identified woman:
Salamandrous, living as it were, in the fire, hot, passionate."
The kiln, the anagama is my temple.
portrait at the mouth of Hiroshi Ogawa's Wood Fire Kiln,
Hikarigama (Illuminated Kiln),
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