It was developed as a souvenir from Kishuhan
Kimono that is hang on the hanger like if both arms were spread open. And the beautiful patterns that floats on top of it. It really makes me happy to be born Japanese.
”Ise Katagami” give influence to any design
We met Masaaki Kimura, who specialized in a technique called ”Stab carving (Tsukibori)”. By stabbing the paper to carve the patterns, you can create more delicate shapes.
Originally, ”Ise Katagami” was used to dye Kimono but currently it’s art has been highly valued and is also used to dye furniture.
- Masaaki Kimura, Ise Katagami (Paper Pattern)
- Suzuka, Mie Prefecture