He was born in 1973 in Sakai City, Osaka Prefecture, and trekked through the United States, India, and Asia from 1992 to 1994. Since 1994, he has followed the path of pottery
in Mashiko Town, Tochigi Prefecture. In 2011, he moved to Ogimi Village, Okinawa Prefecture, and has lived as a half potter half lifeguard. He changed his name to "Daimasa"
(former studio name was "Yakimono Ichiba") in the fall of 2019, determined to devote himself to pottery only.