Mr. Matsuzaka is a craftsman who is active in Iwate prefecture, which is famous for the production of castings. In his work, you can feel the ingenuity and attractive design as a living tool. We also handle a wide range of products from full-scale castings to jewelry. He is also familiar with leather work and features a combination of metal and leather parts.
The "馬鈴" （bells ）featured on this gallery site come in a variety of sizes, and the special tin alloys he studied produce a gentle tone. It has a wide range of uses, such as bear protection when climbing mountains, straps to check the presence of small children, doorbells, restaurant and shop call bells, and call bells for the elderly.
The buckle (925silver) reflects the sculpture he felt from nature.
You can see Mr. Matsusaka's work from the following URL.
This work is inspired by the appearance and ecology of the evergreen plant "mistletoe" that parasitizes trees, and the beauty of Betula ermanii, whose leaves have fallen in the midwinter.
The dull white part (cast surface) of the work is left as it is without polishing to make the best use of the undulations and contrast of the work. Learn More