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Saijo Danjiri Carving

Saijo Danjiri Carving

Interior Decorations/ Folk Crafts / Traditional Folk Crafts

Shape
timber / sculpture, gift exchange, family celebrations, for home use, ornament
Purpose
gift exchange,family celebrations,for home use
Features
Detailed engraving making use of the natural contours in the timber
Color variation
consultation required
Materials
timber
Form of wrapping
consultation required
Supply capacity
consultation required
Awards received, Authorizations,etc.
1997 Regional Traditonal Performing Arts Award, Ehime Traditional Craftsman
Desireble retail price
inquiry required
Minimum lots
1
Delivery-date
consultation required

Saijo Danjiri Carving

Ishimizu Chokokusho

traditional techniques breathe life into the timber

Shinji Ishikawa is an authorized traditional craftsman of Ehime Prefecture and also the fifth generation of a family of master carpenters who have produced wooden danjiri since 1853. Using 100 different carving knives Mr. Ishikawa creates marvelous carvings that flow with the contours of the wood. His vivid images of birds, flowers, warriors, dragons and other mythical creatures come to life from his sculptures. In addition to carving danjiri he also works on traditional drum stands and trim work for shrines and temples.

Person in charge : Shinji Ishimizu

Telephone number : 090-5272-7393 / FAX : 0897-55-1388

traditional techniques breathe life into the timber

Shinji Ishikawa is an authorized traditional craftsman of Ehime Prefecture and also the fifth generation of a family of master carpenters who have produced wooden danjiri since 1853. Using 100 different carving knives Mr. Ishikawa creates marvelous carvings that flow with the contours of the wood. His vivid images of birds, flowers, warriors, dragons and other mythical creatures come to life from his sculptures. In addition to carving danjiri he also works on traditional drum stands and trim work for shrines and temples.

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