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Brush artisan Chiyomi Tanaka will participate in an exhibition in Tokyo from February 16 to February 22. Therefore, orders containing her brushes will be shipped after February 26.

Saikouhou 1 ( Wool only ) 細光鋒 1

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Price
$385
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Saikouhou 1 ( Wool only )  細光鋒 1 , Traditional Japanese brush by Chiyomi Tanaka

Saikouhou 1 ( Wool only ) 細光鋒 1

Price
$385

Product information

This brush is handmade by Chiyomi Tanaka, a brush craftsman living in Nara, Japan. She handcrafts her brushes from natural materials.

Saikouhou is the hair of the beard of young male goats for food, which are raised only in a very limited area in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River (Yangtze River) in China.

This brush is made of 100% wool only.

This brush is the only one in stock.

Name Meaning

  • Sai ( 細, Narrow ) 
  • Kou ( 光, light )
  • Hou ( 鋒,  point of sword) 

Size

  • Overall Length: 250 mm
  • Brush Length: 106.6 mm
  • Thickness: 8.2 mm
  • Brush materials: wool only

disclaimer

  • Each of these Chiyomi Tanaka's brushes is handmade. Therefore, quality, size and weight are not consistent. Also, it takes time to inspect the product, so it takes a little over a week to ship.
  • This brush is made of natural animal hair. There may be restrictions regarding the importation of brushes made of such natural animal hair in your country. Please make sure you (the importer) check the import regulations in your country before placing your order. Please understand that we are not responsible for any problems that may occur regarding import regulations in the importing country before placing your order.

Chiyomi Tanaka carves the brush handle, attaches the bristles, and trims the brush to create a brush that is uniquely her own.

Her brush making is known worldwide.

An Artisan Well Versed in the Tradition of Japanese Brush Making ( The New York Times ) 

We, Ichi inc, Japan have special permission from Ms. Tanaka to operate as the only international distributor of her brushes.

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Chiyomi Tanaka's workshop

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