Founder, Tea Blender, Picture Book Artist, Illustrator
Karel Capek Co. Ltd. was founded by the black tea blender and illustration book artist, Utako Yamada in 1987 based on the concept of “Enjoy tasty tea”. Utako Yamada selects and purchases black teas from different tea estates in the world from classic to new teas to blend teas
With her good taste and easy to approach style, Utako Yamada’s creation always attracts people. Her charm works well especially for advertisements or campaigns that target children and females.
'I want the taste of my "love" obediently and enjoy the tea freely and fun' -Utako Yamada