image Rectangular food vessel of zelkova wood finished in wiped urushi.

Rectangular food vessel of zelkova wood finished in wiped urushi.

Living National Treasures Akira Murayama

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Kurimono

A piece of wood can be hollowed out with a carving blade or chisel. This technique gives you the freedom to create complex curved lines, surfaces, and round forms.

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Akira Murayama

  • Wood
  • / Living National Treasures
  • / Full member, Japan Kogei Association

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