Awagami Bamboo 170gsm - pad
Bamboo is part of traditional culture and everyday life in Japan.
It is found in food, art crafts and paper.
Awagami Factory recently created this paper, soft, flexible and with a silky texture, advised for relief printing, intaglio,
letterpress, lithography and silkscreen printing.
Sheets: 15 per pad "collé en tête"
Pad sizes: 10x14,8cm (postcard size), 22,8x15,8cm & 33,2x24,2cm
Manufacturer: Awagami Factory
Composition: 70% bamboo fiber - 30% recycled washi
Edges: cut edges
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
- Small sizes up to 30x40cm