This set comprises of 11 items:


  • Medium brush

     Diam. 7.5mm / brush length 3.6cm / total length 22.7cm

  • Large brush

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

  • Ink stone  / suzuri

     made in Ogatu, Miyagi Prefecture / L.13.5 × W.7.4 × H.1.9cm

  • Ink stick / sumi

  • Ceramic brush-rest for two brushes

    decorated with Mount Fuji in blue and white / W.8.1 x D.2.5 x H.4cm

  • Ceramic water dropper / suiteki

    decorated in blue and white wildflowers / W. 5.5 x D.4 x H. 3 cm

  • Iron paperweight / bunchin

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

  • 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

  • Brush holder / fudemaki

    traditional brush holder made from bamboo and cloth / 33x33cm

  • Chrysanthemum dish / kikuzara 

    small ceramic palette with seven compartments / Diam.13.5xH.2cm


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

Traveller Set

  • A good quality economy set for the beginner student who wants to experiment with Japanese ink painting and calligraphy. Also useful for students wishing to paint whilst on the road with a light and essential painting tool set.