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Makiko Shigeta Contemporary Kimono Artist

Kimono with Sushi motif. Both a university-trained artist and a traditional wax resist silk dyer, Makiko Shigeta is helping to redefine kimono aesthetics for the 21st century. Kimono with modern cityscape motif. Whereas the Japanese world of kimono art ranges from yuzen cherry blossoms created with dye applied with tiny brushes using a paste resist to very complex, three dimensional weaving, Shigeta's clever portrayal of every day...

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