The Kutani Kousen Kiln was founded in 1870. Their crafts people still use the potter's wheel to create the structure and hand paint each item. They are well known for giving tours to visitors, exhibiting the making of traditional Kutani style ceramics. See "九谷焼窯元 九谷光仙窯 Kutani Ware Kutani Kousen Kiln". 九谷光仙窯 (Kousen Gama). Retrieved 2014-11-02.