KISHU+ is a new Japanese lacquerware brand from Wakayama prefecture Japan.
KISHU is the name of local Wakayama prefecture, originated in old Edo period.
KISHU LACQUERWARE :
Kishu lacquerware is one of the four major lacquerware producing area Japan with AIzu,Yamanaka and Echizen.
LIBERAL CRAFTSMANSHIP :
Historically, aiming more easily use of lacquerwares,
Kishu lacquerware is continuing to incorporate modern technologies earlier than other local producing areas.
CRAFTSMAN AND MODERN TECHNOLOGY :
Keeping great respect for traditional hand craftsmanship, we are challenging to go forward with more liberal approach and incorporating modern technology.
These things aren’t a replacement for hand craftsmanship but a challenge to further extend it.