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Etegami is a traditional Japanese folk art that combines thoughtful words with simple images painted on washi postcards. Most of my etegami are painted with sumi ink and traditional Japanese water-soluble pigments called gansai.

See more of my Etegami at where I often discuss the cultural background and the tools I use for each piece.

Many of the original etegami are for sale at extremely reasonable prices. Ask me about it.

My Images Do Not Belong To The Public Domain. Do not use my images in ANY way without my written permission.

  • Joined: August 2010


Dog and Cat Desk Calendars

I made an Etegami Cat desk calendar for 2013 that sold out in the first week it was listed on my Etsy shop. For 2014 I made an “Etegami Cats 2” desk calendar featuring 13 new cat etegami (including the cover photo), which I think is even more fun than the last one. You can check it out (along with my new Etegami Doggies desk calendar) on my Etsy shop. I think they would make great Chr…
Posted 8 months – 1 comments

Original Etegami Paintings on Sale

If you enjoy my etegami images on RB, you may be interested in purchasing an original work. The originals are hand-painted on thick, fuzzy, washi cards 10 cm x 15 cm (4 " x 6 ") in size, and the colors often have a shimmer that doesn’t show up well in the scanned images. Whether you are interested in a purchase or not, go ahead and take a look. They ship directly from my workshop …
Posted over 1 year – 2 comments