Vorakit Chinookoswong, known widely as V.Chin, has been crafting fine porcelain and stoneware pieces for over 30 years. A veteran of art festival and gallery shows throughout Texas. Chin creates graceful porcelain and stoneware vases, bowls, cups, and other pieces bearing his signature clay frog. Striving for a balance between aesthetics and function, Chin’s goal is to simply create “good” ceramic. Born in Thailand, Chin moved to Japan at an early age, Where he graduated from the Kyoto Institute of Technology. He trained as an apprentice with several prominent Japanese ceramic artists before moving to the United States in 1980. Chin has exhibited in Kyoto, Japan, and throughout Texas, including the Texas Crafts Exhibition at Winedale, the Texas Clay Festival in Gruene, and several solo exhibitions. Chin now works and resides in Seabrook, Texas.