May. 3, 2017
Stencil katazome by Nioko Kagoshima.
Oct 23, 2015
Hand brush dye on wool muslin. Fabric design and dye by Ryoko Fujii @fujii+fushikino.
Wool muslin was first imported from England and used for Japanese casual kimono and underwear (ie. slips). They had been very popular in the early 20th century.
One of the fabrics was made into a shawl by Pearl Greige Studio.
POLYESTER, RAYON, & NYLON
Oct. 1, 1998
Pedocal by Yoshihiro Kimura @The Museum of Modern Art, NY. 1996.
This was originallly developed as a commercial fabric. The technique of the fabrication was developed by Mr. Kimura @ Kimura Senko with textile design by Keiko Okamoto