Traditional Crafts of Japan: Bamboo


Subject:
Plants by Name , Crafts , Art by Region , Bamboo , Baskets , Japanese

Description:
This essay examining the use of bamboo for craft objects in Japan offers illustrated historical briefs on fishing poles, archery bows, tea whisks, bamboo basketry, and other bamboo crafts in the country. From the Association for the Promotion of Traditional Craft Industries, a group that promotes and displays traditional crafts designated by the Japan Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry.

Publisher:
Association for the Promotion of Traditional Craft Industries

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.kougei.or.jp/english/bamboo.html


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