Fa La La La La La LA TIMES

Fa La La La La La LA TIMES

"L.A.-based Miwak Junior’s inspirations include Pre-Columbian culture, Japanese minimalism and the Space Age. The result is a line of ceramic pipes that will make you feel like you’re cradling a piece of art and a worry stone in your hand at the same time." 

Thanks for the good word, Adam Tschorn and Los Angeles Times!

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MIWARAGUA!

Our buds at Dope Girls recently asked in an interview,  

"You just had to put Miwak Junior on a small pause because of a surprise, extra-long trip. Can you tell us a little about that? And how does it feel to be back home?"

Here's the answer... 

Learn Slip-Casting with Professor Miwak

Learn Slip-Casting with Professor Miwak

Are you in Los Angeles?

Would you like to learn how to slip-cast in ceramic with Miwak Junior?

Under the Influence with Sunny's Pop

Under the Influence with Sunny's Pop

Sunny's Pop is a winsome destination for unforgettable housewares in upstate New York, owned by dear friend Sunrise Ruffalo

Each month they ask fave craftspeople, artists, and friends of the shop 5 questions in their "Under The Influence" series. Here's how we answered...

West Coast Craft Fair LA

West Coast Craft Fair LA

As longtime West Coast Craft-ers in San Francisco, we're stoked the WCC crew is hosting their first-ever West Coast Craft in LA. 
The Echo Park Craft Fair

The Echo Park Craft Fair

An embarrassment of beauty and quality awaits you at the Echo Park Craft Fair this weekend, where we'll have our wares on offer.  The birthplace of Miwak Junior, we are so grateful to be longtime members of the community. Come see us! 

"Celebrating 10 years of commitment to creativity and community, The Echo Park Craft Fair has evolved alongside the artists it supports, igniting nothing less than a modern maker revolution."  - from the Echo Park Craft Fair site

COME SEE US!

COME SEE US!

We're coming to West Coast Craft in San Francisco this weekend, and we're bringing all the pipes: classics, new guys, one-offs, weirdos, the results of our fevered pipe dreams. 
These pipes are made to held, in person, and we have a trove of pipe treasure that's not available online at the moment. 
Come say hey! 
Chile Despertó: A Foreign Exchange Clown in Chile

Chile Despertó: A Foreign Exchange Clown in Chile

For those of you just joining us, Sebastian is the designer and maker of our pipes, and Sebastian is from the country of Chile.

I'm Alice, and I'm a gringa. We've been together for 12 years. I love our visits there, though they don't happen nearly as often as we would like.

We returned to Chile recently, on October 11th, for the wedding of dear friends. 

Introducing Limonene Dream Terpene Wash

Introducing Limonene Dream Terpene Wash

Hey there, discerning, fastidious smoker! Today is your lucky day! 
FUNKY COLD TURK TRINA!

FUNKY COLD TURK TRINA!

Miwak Junior made these special for Trina Turk in Palm Springs, California:

 

 

Interview with Professional Stoner

Interview with Professional Stoner

Cheers and many thanks to our dear colleague Beca Grimm (of Dope Girls Zine) who interviewed Alice for A Proper High, and to Emily Berkey for taking the photographs.
NYC-Ya, SHOPPE OBJECT!

NYC-Ya, SHOPPE OBJECT!

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