Japanese washi chiyogami paper with an " ume no hana " design or plum blossoms in grey and ivory, on a red background.
Looking at this paper , we seem to be lying in the snow, waiting for the next arrival of spring , peering into the still winter sky through the branches of a flowering plum.
Washi paper with long, very flexible and resilient fibers, made by machine with Kozo fibers and sulphites. Then screen-printed by hand in as many steps as colors included in the design.
Due to production techniques, complete chiyogami washi paper sheets (of 97cmx65cm) have a framework of about 1 cm in white . The dimensions specified here refer to the printed side. The measures and weight are approximate, as they may vary slightly from one manufacturer to another.
• Origin: Japan
• Measures ( cm): 63x47.5 approx. (half sheet)
• Weight ( g): 70 approx .
• Material: Kozo fiber and sulphites paper
• Uses: Decoration, gifts, origami, customizing objects, scrapbooking.
Orders amounts pairs can be supplied in full sheets of 95cmx63cm approx .