1300 years of artisanal heritage
for future generations
Welcome to WanoKaze,
a private store
that shares artisanal paper
from Ogawa Town,
and nearby areas in the northwest of Tokyo.
Eco Friendly, Ethical, and Sustainable.
Washi can be used for:
Writing pads, notebooks, scrapbooks,
Bookbinding, Photo matting,
greeting cards, gift cards, name cards,
Calligraphy, woodblock printings,
etchings, chine-colle, collage,
tapestries, partitions, screens, lampshades, bouquets, accessories,
conservation & repair,
custom museum shop items,
Rooted in Tradition.
Designed for Innovation.
Washi's elegant translucence, subtly irregular texture, strength and durability make it suitable for countless practical and artistic applications.
Prepare Ahead of Time
We would like to encourage you to prepare ahead and give ample time for the shipment. There are fewer freights due to the Covid-19 worldwide. We use the Japan Post as it is reliable and with the reasonable costs. For more details on shipping costs, and the latest information on avaialble services for specific countries, go here (Sep. 29th, 2020)