Tanuki in Shigaraki

What a cute raccoon dog, isn’t it??


This is a famous pottery at Shigaraki in Shiga and it is a one of the six historical ceramic sites.  We KANO also belongs to other site locating at Mino, Gifu where is famous for mosaic tiles.


Anyway, cute raccoon dogs are known as good-luck charm in Japan!

Face : Behave graciously

Belly : Be cool but make a bold decision

Book : Win the confidence to be a worldly person

Tail : Do it to the last

Hat : Protect oneself from accidents

Eyes : Pay attention to the conditions around one and make a right decision

Bottle : Be a person of virtue

Testis : Be lucky in money


Hope to have a happy life with Tanuki(^^)

Shanghai Night View

Here is the most famous night view spot, Bund. 
 Orienta Pearl!  The tallest building in Asia!
You can enjoy both histrical and skyscraper buildings around this waterfront.  Here is used to be a expatriates area of such as England, France, America and that’s why builldings are so Western.
It was hazy on that day but nice warm day accoridng to Ms.I.
Thank you for souvenior!  Milk candies 😀 
Kano Ceramic Tile Co., Ltd.