Suruga Bamboo Sensuji Zaiku

Suruga Bamboo Crafts, or "Suruga Take Sensuji Zaiku," is a traditional art form originating from the Suruga region in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, with roots tracing back to the Edo period. This traditional craft involves meticulously crafting delicate items such as vases, insect cages, and confectionery vessels from thinly split bamboo, woven and braided using time-honored techniques.

This collection of 12 incredibly talented artisans, certified by the Association for the Promotion of Traditional Crafts Industries, inherited unique techniques from the Edo period, adapting them to modern needs.