How to make SAMURAI accessory
Samurai huseware chop stick rest

Today I’m going to tell you about how to make our products. The process has two big parts, metal work and urushi(lacquer) work. 1.Metal work First part is metal work. I had used silver clay before. But I use silver plate or wax now. Silver clay is good for make shape, but tend to loose […]

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Tools of SAMURAI Studio vol.3
Samurai tools

This week I’m going to talk about my metal work tools. Silver clay This is my first silver material. It’s easy to make something, but little bit soft and tend to loose shape when it’s firing. Therefore I use other materials to make my products. Wax This is wax for metal casting. Now I use […]

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Pair of Samurai Mask cufflinks

New set started. Pair of SAMURAI MASK accessories Now get two SAMURAI MASK $50 off each. Choker http://luck-lynx.com/pair-of-samurai-mask-choker-a-and-un-red/ http://luck-lynx.com/pair-of-samurai-mask-choker-a-and-un-black/ Pin http://luck-lynx.com/pair-of-samurai-mask-pins-a-and-un-red/ Cufflinks http://luck-lynx.com/pair-of-samurai-mask-cufflinks-a-and-un-red/ If you were interested in other combination, please feel free to ask me.

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Tools of SAMURAI Studio vol.2
Samurai studio tools

I continue talking about my tools. These are urushi brushes. This brush are specialize for urushi. It made from human hair. Human hair is the best material for urushi. Bit creepy… These are Makie brushes. If you don’t know what Makie is, plese watch this page. —  Maki-e Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maki-e — Most high grade brush […]

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Tools of SAMURAI Studio vol.1
Samurai studio tools

I’m going to talk about  my tools today. My root is urushi(lacquer) artisan, so I introduce tools for lacquer technique first. This is urushi(lacquer). Urushi is one of natural lacquer which are collected from the Urushi tree. It is a very rare natural paint which can take only a glass full from one tree. But […]

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