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Isetatsu Paper Store in Yanaka - Taito, Tokyo China Travel, Japan Travel, Japan Trip, Paper Store, Woodblock Print, Large Prints, Goldfish, Art History, Tokyo

Isetatsu Paper Store in Yanaka - Taito, Tokyo

Going into Isetatsu is like experiencing a part of art history; this store continues a nearly 200-year-old tradition of color woodblock printing.

The Art of Japanese Paper - Articles - Departures Origami Paper Art, Thing 1, Japanese Paper, Quilling, Articles, Contemporary, History, Bedspreads, Historia

The Art of Japanese Paper

A 1,500-year history and a passionate contemporary following

Paper Shopping in Japan – Itoya (Tokyo on the Ginza) Tsukiji, Paper Store, Paper Clip, Tokyo, Japan, Big, Frame, Shopping, Check

Paper Shopping in Japan – Itoya (Tokyo on the Ginza)

Let me start off with a frame of reference. The real estate on the Ginza is $1M per square foot...no exaggeration. It is some of the most expensive real estate in the world. Needless to say it is the Rodeo Drive, Fifth Avenue or Saville Row of Tokyo. VERY EXPENSIVE!!! We saw a melon -…

The Art of Japanese Paper - Articles - Departures Origami Paper Art, Thing 1, Japanese Paper, Quilling, Articles, Contemporary, History, Bedspreads, Historia

The Art of Japanese Paper

A 1,500-year history and a passionate contemporary following

Kamakura’s “Shato” Washi Paper - Kamakura, Kanagawa Kamakura, Washi, Paper Dolls, Stationery, Japan, Gifts, Home Decor, Papercraft, Okinawa Japan

Kamakura’s “Shato” Washi Paper - Kamakura, Kanagawa

Kamakura's "Shato" specializes in washi and other paper items, such as stationery, elaborate envelopes for presenting monetary gifts, hand fans, and paper dolls.

A store shown in an early woodcut print by Utagawa Hiroshige; owner of Edo-ya, Katsutoshi Hamada. 19th Century, Writer, Japanese, Store, Crafts, Art, Art Background, Tent, Manualidades

Crafts meet art in Nihonbashi

Perhaps all writers love paper — it's in our fiber, so to speak — and when it comes to paper, Japanese washi rules. So, off I head to Ozu Washi

Japanese culture and Japanese goods Japanese Paper, Japanese Culture, Paper Goods

Japanese culture and Japanese goods

Tanseido's shop guide.