Procedure of lacquering

There are many ways of lacquering depending on materials and production methods, but here we will introduce the typical procedure of making lacquerware.

 

In general, the procedure is broken down into 4 steps as follows;

 

1) Kiji-Gatame (to strengthen the body)

2) Shitaji (primary foundation coat)

3) Nakanuri (secondary foundation coat)

4) Uwanuri (finishing coat)

 

By repeating the process of lacquering and polishing at each step, the shiny, rich and warm surface is formed. The below image illustrates one of the traditional lacquering methods, "Echizen-nuri", in producing a compact oval tray. Starting from the bottom to top, we can witness its transformation. 

 

 

*2019.6.20 updated

黒木紗世氏による針描加飾の5.5寸皿3種

入荷致しました。

 

 

菓子器・盛器 <NEW>

 


 

*2019.6.20 updated

欅 合鹿椀、切立椀入荷しました。

 

吸い物椀・多様椀 <NEW>

 

 


 

*2018.10.26 updated

 

黒木紗世氏による針描き蒔絵を施した酒カップ三種を入荷致しました。

 

酒器(片口・盃など) <NEW>