A B O U T
 
 
ろくろ舎とは
 
伝統的な丸物木地師としての技術を継承しながら、「価値の再定義」をコンセプトに、
木材を中心に素材・製法にこだわることなくプロダクトを製作。
また「持続可能」をテーマに作り手の領域にとどまらず様々な活動を行っています。
We, ROKUROSHA drastically redefine the value of things: useless wasteto meaningful resource. We create unique products from wooden and other materials,by various craft methods and techniques, while proudly succeedingto traditional techniques as Japanese woodturner.  And we are also engaged in other works and projects to improve the sustainability in our planet.
 

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酒井 義夫 /Yoshio Sakai
 
1980年生まれ 北海道小樽市出身
20代 沖縄、ニュージーランド、東京と各地を放浪
2007年 (有)山口工芸(hacoa)に入社を機に福井県鯖江市へ移住
伝統工芸師山口怜示氏に師事
同社退社後、フランスパン職人を経て伝統工芸師清水正義氏に師事
2014年 ろくろ舎を立ち上げる
2015年 2月 ててて見本市にて展示会初出展
2015年 6月 インテリアライフスタイル東京2015に出展 
同見本市にてYoung Designer Award 2015受賞
一般社団法人PARK副理事

Yoshio Sakai is a woodturner and the founder of “Rokuro-sha” in Fukui, Japan. He produces original goods on the concept “Redefining the Value”, as well as unlacquered wood, such as Japanese traditional bowls.Yoshio is from Otaru, Hokkaido, born in 1980.  After graduating from high school, he traveled around in New Zealand, Okinawa and Tokyo.  In 2007, he worked for Yamaguchi-Kogei (hacoa), a manufacturer of wooden products in Sabae, Fukui, and studied under Reiji Yamaguchi, a traditional woodturner.  In 2014, he founded “Rokuro-sha” after working as a boulanger as well as studying under Masayoshi Shimizu, a traditional woodturner.  He exhibited at the “TETETE Mihon-Ichi” in February 2015.  He received the “Young Designer Award 2015” at the Interior Lifestyle Tokyo 2015 in June 2015.He is also engaged in other works and projects to improve the sustainability in our planet. He is Deputy Director for PARK Institute in Sabae, Fukui.