Glue is then applied on the other side of the ribs and the front uchiwa paper is pasted onto this side. A spatula called nenbera is used to pressed the paper down along the ribs to ensure the paper is properly stretched over the ribs and frame of the fan, so that the fan will bend with flexibility.


  • Title: Pasting uchiwa paper, Uchiwa Fans from Kyoto
  • Creator: Aiba co.,ltd.
  • Subject Keywords: Kyoto Prefecture, Uchiwa Fans from Kyoto
  • Rights: © Aiba co.,ltd., © Kyoto Folding Fans and Round Fans Commercial Cooperative Association

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