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Summer of ’69

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Published Date:
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:00:42 +0000
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Object of the Day
graphic design
katagami
Japan
katazome
resist dyeing
calendar
handcrafts
Description:
222122_afd46a2102258a60_b[1]The brightly saturated colors of this August calendar page seem like a perfect salute to summer. To create the designs for this 1969 calendar, Takeshi Nishijima applied a paper-dyeing technique based on the traditional resist-dyeing process of katazome. Katazome relies on the use of katagami (stencils) to create hand-patterned textiles, most of which were used...
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Design
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