■The beckoning cat which a folkcraft person makes
This is Edo high-nose emphasis makeup (pretend to be) doll "beckoning cat" of Kakinuma.
Kakinuma of the folkcraft person produced a popular beckoning cat using the technique of the kimono-dressed wooden doll as good luck goods.
■Remove luck with money up, 招福, a talisman against evil, illness
The cat which spread out in Japan along Silk Road from the Nara era.
Time went by, and, as for cat = beckoning cat of the ornament, the element as the mascot of business prosperity, my wife security opened after when.
The beckoning cat which raised its right hand in particular is still valued high saying, "I invite good luck, luck with money".
The gold cat opens up luck with money.
The white cat causes fortune.
The black cat prevents a talisman against evil and illness.
The red cat prevents intractable disease rare disease.
■A big cat and a small cat.
There are two kinds of a big cat and the small cat beckoning cat.
The cat that height (height) 13cm has a big left. The right is a small cat of 10cm.
A beckoning cat (10cm in height) is this
■The gift packing is free.
Gift packing expands in our store and accepts a message card free.
If you like, in the case of an order, please appoint it in the remarks column.
Specifically, please see this.
A beckoning cat of Kitty came up.
Please come to a present toward キティラー.
Hello Kitty beckoning cat is this
■Summary of the Edo kimono-dressed wooden doll
Tadashige Takahashi of the major shrine of Kamigamo Shrine of Kyoto makes a wooden doll now approximately 260 years ago, and the one which remains, and was crowded grain of wood by a tear of the apparel for a major shrine and sacred rites is said to be an opening.
It reached Edo like world feeling moving in the Edo era and developed in Edoite's favorite fashion afterwards.
The body to select the figure of the doll as is molded in form at the time of the completion.
I touch a head and the hands and feet which prepared the apparel place into the body according to finish that the grain of wood is crowded and wears apparel and am completed.
※Grain of wood is the manufacturing method of the doll in Japan ancient times to add a line of contact to the body of the doll, and to carve a groove to be crowded, and to put the edge of piece of cloth in the groove, and to fix it with paste.
■Folkcraft person, Toko Kakinuma
This person is Toko Kakinuma of the folkcraft person in the craftsmen of the Edo kimono-dressed wooden doll.
1948 Arakawa-ku, Tokyo birth.
(traditional industrial art object Industry Promotion Association authorization) a folkcraft person.
(Tokyo Governor authorization) Tokyo folkcraft person.
I get close to puppetry since the age of a junior high school and study under first Toko Kakinuma who is father than 1974 and devote myself to Edo high-nose emphasis makeup (pretend to be) doll production.
Using technique such as mother-of-pearl and inlay or 彩色二衣重, I work on the style of the unprecedented new doll and continue bringing about the doll which fixed its eyes on the times more than a limit.
※To Kakinuma including the feelings to the history and the manufacturing method, the kimono-dressed wooden doll of the Edo kimono-dressed wooden doll as fully asked, please see it by all means.
The interviewer is Ishii of our store staff.
The Kakinuma interview is this
A list of products of "the Edo kimono-dressed wooden doll of Kakinuma" is this.
■Product to send
Beckoning cat (very much)
※As they are handmade, the expressions of the cat are delicately different each.
※The pattern of the piece of cloth which both hands, both legs have is different from a head one by one. Thank you for your understanding beforehand.
※I present the cushion for the beckoning cat.
■Specifications of the product
Dimensions: 95mm in width X 75mm in depth X 130mm in height
Materials: Rayon (artificial silk), urethane, resin
Production: Product made in Japan
This beckoning cat is great. What is great?
Specifically, look at blog.
On my desk, gold cat is enshrined.