This set comprises of 15 items:


  • Fine brush 

    weasel hair / Diam. 2.5mm / brush length 1.8cm / total length 18.5cm

  • Medium brush

    brush length / Diam. 7.5mm3.6cm / total length 22.7cm

  • Medium brush

    weasel brown hair / Diam. 8mm / brush length 3.9cm / total length 22.5 cm

  • Large brush

    horsehair & sheep wool / Diam. 1cm / length 4.6 cm / total length 20 cm

  • High quality ink stone / suzuri

    made in Ogatu, Miyagi Prefecture / L.15 x W.9 x H. 2.5cm

  • Ink stick / Suzukazumi

    handmade in Suzuka by 2nd generation traditional craftsman

  • Ceramic brush-rest for four brushes

    decorated with hills and rivers in blue and white / W.12.7 x D.2.2 x H.3.1cm

  • Ceramic water dropper / suiteki 

    decorated with landscape in blue and white / H.4.5 x Diam.7.2cm

  • Iron paperweight / bunchin

    decorated with lucky-coin pattern / L.19.5 x W.1.9 x H.1.8cm / weight 220g

  • Japanese watercolour set of eighteen colours

    natural pigments and minerals base traditional watercolours

  • Felt mat / shitajiki

    high-quality Japanese felt used as an underlay / 33×45cm

  • Pad of good quality paper / gasenshi

    20 sheets / ivory shade / 30% mulberry paper / 35x27cm

  • Bottle of liquid ink / sumi

     200 ml

  • Brush holder / fudemaki

​​​​​​​    traditional brush holder made from bamboo and cloth / 33 x 33cm

  • Chrysanthemum dish / kikuzara 

​​​​​​​    white ceramic palette with seven compartments / Diam.18.5 x H.2.7cm


  • EXTRA - How to care for your new tool set - detailed explanation in English of how to care for your new tools and materials set

Blue & White Set

  • A comprehensive, high-quality set of tools and materials for those who wish to delve into the world of Japanese ink painting, calligraphy and watercolour practice.

    Includes an excellent hand-crafted ink stick and ink stone as well as a set of eighteen watercolours and an extra bottle of liquid sumi ink.