Warping, Nishijin-ori

Photo by Nakayama Seikei Ten2015

Art Research Center, Ritsumeikan University

Art Research Center, Ritsumeikan University
Kyoto, Japan

 The setting up of the warp involves measuring out the lengths of all the warps, their number being based on their density per centimeter times the width of the fabric, and then winding them onto a cylindrical warp beam (chikiri).


  • Title: Warping, Nishijin-ori
  • Creator: Photo by Nakayama Seikei Ten
  • Date Created: 2015
  • Rights: Photo © Nakayama Seikei Ten

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