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Ki urushi, raw urushi, japanese lacquer, Daigo urushi

​柳 詩郎

Shiro Yanagi

A young driving-force in Japanese Urushi industry.

Working among the most senior urushi forestry experts, is a very collected young artisan named Shiro Yanagi.  Here is the story of Yanagi's journey as an urushi cultivator / forester

Without "Urushi Kakite" (urushi hand-scaping cultivators),

there will be no urushi lacquer.

Without urushi, there will be no lacquer craft.