Awagami Kozo Natural Select 46gsm
A professional grade washi paper at an economical price. With its 80% kozo-base, "Kozo Natural Select" is an impressively strong washi. This paper is suitable for most printing techniques.
Manufacturer: Awagami Factory
Composition: 80% Kozo - 20% wood pulp
Edges: 4 deckle edges (hand made)
Worldwidely famous for the quality of its papers, Awagami Factory can trace its papermaking roots back to 1825.
In 1984 Minoru Fujimori was honored as a Master Craftsman and awarded the medal for Technical Excellence in recognition of his efforts to preserve the art of making Awa Washi ( paper from Tokushima).
Since then, his son Yoishi and the family are proud to continue the papermaking tradition, this most ancient and honorable Japanese craft.
- Block printing