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Book: Handmade in Japan


THE PURSUIT OF PERFECTION IN TRADITIONAL CRAFTS
"Handmade in Japan takes a look inside the workshops of the country’s artisans, revealing their endless pursuit of excellence, and what it means to dedicate one’s life to the stewardship of irreplaceable cultural heritage. Find inspiration in the exploration of handmade processes using sustainable materials. From hand-painted kimono dyeing to wooden trays carving, meet the craftspeople of Japan's diverse regions with unique insights into their traditions and how they work."

By Irwin Wong is an editorial and commercial photographer based in Tokyo

320pp