shogado : fudepen hanako
Established in 1964, Shogado are renowned for their traditionally made stationery and paper products, which encompass notebooks, gift sets and origami papers for special projects, as well as irreverent collaborations with contemporary illustrators and designers. Informed by Kyoto's rich cultural heritage, the Shogado yuzen range is distinguished by accute sensitivity to colour and the masterful use of authentic hand-printing techniques. Inks are pigment rich and fade resistant, proportions, binding and presentation are considered and precise. Uki is delighted to bring the beauty of these quintessentially regional designs to your everyday communications.
A high quality brushpen of medium thickness and a fine, soft point. Wrapped in Yuzen paper, the fudapen from shogado is available in four distinctive historical patterns, traditionally used by the kimono textile industry for which Kyoto is famous. These beautifully presented pens are a pleasure to use, perfect for artists or students of Japanese calligraphy, and make a thoughtful gift paired with shogado's goen notebook.
made in Kyoto, Japancolours : hana wasabi, kanoko shibori, kasuri, tachiwaku cross
- 18cm length