Category Archives: Katagame

Japanese Cultural Celebration

The Japanese Arts and Culture celebration in Yachats, Oregon last week brought a taste of Japan to the Northwest.  The Events Center of the Overleaf Lodge was artfully transformed into an exhibition space filled with a wide array of fabric … Continue reading

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Katagame (Japanese stencils)

For many, many centuries Japanese cloth was embellished through the use of dying thread and then weaving it into the desired patterns and designs. This was a laborious process that slowly evolved toward mechanization. One of those steps was the … Continue reading

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