Even today, the brilliant work of traditional crafters is still carried on in Japan. Every October in Saijo city, Ehime prefecture, you can be enveloped in a surge of ancient Japanese culture. Discover more of the unique customs of Japan..
Sharpening the chokokutou
Sharpening the chokokuto/a chisel and gravers.
Carving a nice bamboo hat
Carving a nice bamboo hat Crossing the line makes it more like a bamboo hat! ※this video is one of a process to the final form of the carving .
Producing a carp UROKO/Fish scales . The timber is zelkova.