You Can Learn

1. Advanced level of traditional techniques
(flower bud, double layered ken tsumami, using stacking base)
2. How to assemble in a modern way.
3. How to create masterpiece of tsumami kanzashi

      Goal for this course

Develop the skills of assembling.
Ability to think and create contemporary style of artwork.
To complete making the traditional master piece of kanzashi.


Plum Blossom Corsage

In this lesson, we will make a lovely corsage using Habutae. The main flower is a double layered plum flower, with layered leaves, and small buds.

 There are three points to learn this time: how to make the double-layered ken tsumami, the buds, and how to assemble it into a corsage using paper tape. It will be modern way and this technique is more simple to assemble flowers.


Chrysanthemum Kanzashi

In this lesson, we will be making traditional tsumami kanzashi based on a work by a master craftsman named Ryunosuke Yokomizo, who is said to have made it around 1939-1940. The new technique we will learn is to use a stacking bases to make the petals look flat, but most techniques will be review of what we have already learned. To make this kanzashi, we will be using more than 200 pieces of habutae cloths.


Course Materials Included!

Materials for the lesson will be delivered in a set!

You can make authentic Tsumami-zaiku with materials used by Japanese craftsmen.

*Fabric color in the materials maybe different from tutorial videos due to variation between lots.

Materials will be shipped via DHL or Japan Post under the name of Chirimenbunny within 5 days from the date of application. You will receive shipping information from Chirmenbunny.

If you need tools, you can get it at Chirimenbunny.