Japan with Heath Ceramics

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3 Reasons to Travel with Heath Ceramics

What started as a small-scale pottery in 1948 has turned into an American icon. Owners Robin Petravic and Cathy Bailey produce some of the world's most highly regarded ceramic home goods. They believe in quality craft and timeless design, celebrating the process, materials, and people and places behind their products. Join Robin and Cathy in Japan for an inspired week of art, design and cultural exploration.

They Know Great Design

Does it make you happy? Is it made well? Will it be part of your life for years to come? Robin and Cathy say the answer to all three must be a resounding yes.

Travel is Inspiration

Robin and Cathy travel to refine and inspire the objects, materials and techniques they use. There’s no place better than Japan for inspiring creativity.

They're Master Storytellers

Robin and Cathy have carried on Heath Ceramics from the founding husband and wife duo. There’s a generational quality and story to each of their pieces.

3 Reasons to Travel with
Modern Adventure

Art & Soul

Discipline, ingenuity and generational artistry is synonymous with Japanese culture. We’ll soak it up at local studios and meet some of Japan's most storied artisans.

How We Travel Matters

Modern Adventure is a proud Certified B Corporation. The cost of your trip has a direct positive impact on the people and places we visit.

Design Focused

This is a creative’s dream trip. Get inspired by time-honored technique in a culture that meticulously refines every last detail. Great design is everywhere in Japan.

Experience Japan

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