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Temari, The Geometric Shapes and Needlework by Ai Mizuta

ISBN 978-4-86338-180-3. 96 pages. Published in 2017. 1,800 yen.

In this book, you'll find the history of temari (in English and in Japanese) that you can't find anywhere else. The author has done extensive research to present us with a timeline of stories and art depictions of the craft of temari. She goes on to discuss different divisions and markings and designs and stitches. I found the history of the Japan Temari Association very interesting and was delighted to see that she included my two books (Japanese Temari, A Colorful Spin, and Temari Techniques in the list of books written by JTA members! English collaborator: Ginny Thompson.

 

 

 

 

 

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