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Tokyo | 4 Day Event: HOKUSAI × JAPAN LEATHER 2018

Sep 25, 2018.Misaki KatagiTokyo, JP
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Tokyo | 4 Day Event: HOKUSAI × JAPAN LEATHER 2018

From the original brand created by the Japan Leather Design Committee, SOUETSU (Sou=Creation, Etsu=Joy), brings us a 4 day event from September 21 to September 24, "~ 4 days with HOKUSAI × JAPAN LEATHER 2018" held at Haneda International Airport International Departure Terminal located on the 5th floor festival square.
At the shop, items created from one of Japan’s beloved Ukiyo-e artist, Katsushika Hokusai prints embossed and using inkjet prints onto vegetable tanned leather, using non-harmful mistreating of animal, deer skin leather goods finished with paraffin wax. Tote bags, bookmarks, wallets, card cases, hats, geta shoes, and many more will be sold. Illustrations and letter embossing using electric heating pens, leather bracelet making, and leather ema craft workshop tidbits will be shown.
In the overseas including the West, there are many tourists who are attracted by the collaboration with Katsushika Hokusai, who is acclaimed as the world's best painter along with high-quality Japanese leather craftsmanship.
Last year, the brand exhibited in Florence and Paris. This year, they appeared also in Shanghai, attracting both attention from home and abroad.
Keep a close eye on the creative activities that embodies the splendid harmony between Japanese leather and Katsushika Hokusai in conveying the charm of Japan.

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