|| A plan for
this kiln can be found in the
book Japanese Woodfired
Ceramics by Masakazu Kusakabe and Mark Lancet.
The new kiln is located on Cher´s sister's property south of
height is 6 metres. The kiln is said to be smokeless if a sufficiently
high chimney is built.
bricks on the arch of the kiln are meant to collect ash to encourage
dripping of ash glaze onto the pots. The curve of the arch is
not obvious from the outside of the kiln because brick infill is used
to bring the exterior of the kiln up to a horizontal level.