Papermaking starts by growing the paper mulberry trees. The immaculate white is born by snow bleaching.
Information provided by Echigo Kadoide Washi
Photo by Minamoto Tadayuki
Text written by Tanaka Atsuko
English Translation by Miyo Kurosaki Bethe
Exhibition created by Yamamoto Masako (Research Fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)) and Sumiya Momoko, Kyoto Women's University Lifestyle Design Laboratory
Directed by Maezaki Shinya, Kyoto Women's University