Japanese Woodworking Tools

Publisher: Linden Pub
ISBN: 9780941936460
Size: 73.30 MB
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A complete guide to the tools used by a shokunin, or master Japanese craftsman, for both beginning woodworkers and professionals.

Japanese Woodworking Tools

Author: Toshio Ōdate
Publisher: Stobart Davies Limited
ISBN: 9780854420759
Size: 45.17 MB
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This text shows how to use Japanese tools effectively and maintain them properly, and explains the role they play in traditional Japanese craftsmanship.

Making Shoji

Author: Toshio Ōdate
Publisher: Linden Pub
ISBN: 9780941936477
Size: 30.42 MB
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This guide to creating shoji brings together both traditional insight and technical mastery of the craft from the perspective of an apprenticed sliding-door maker.

Traditional Japanese Furniture

Author: 和子·小泉
Publisher: Kodansha International
ISBN: 9780870117220
Size: 46.18 MB
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Focusing on the furniture of the Edo and early Meiji periods, this text lookst the history, aesthetics and techniques of hand-worked traditional Japaneseurniture.

Carving Architectural Detail In Wood

Author: Frederick Wilbur
Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Limited
ISBN: 9781861081582
Size: 43.79 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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“A primer for woodcarvers in the vocabulary of classical ornamentation, and the practical skills needed to carve it.”—Woodshop News. “Blueprints are provided for moldings, volutes, rosettes, and capitals.

Shoji And Kumiko Design

Author: Andrew Mellon Professor of American Government and Professorial Fellow Desmond King
ISBN: 9780987258328
Size: 71.97 MB
Format: PDF
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The patterns in this book are indeed items of art, and can be applied in a broad range of furniture and artistic designs to set your work apart from all others.