Etegami collage. House is hand-painted on a soft washi card, then cut out and glued to a background of wispy blue washi and another card for stiffness. Accompanying words typed on plain white washi paper and glued to the card.
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house, home, family, love, refuge, shelter, rest, restfulness, night, travel, homecoming

I am a professional Japanese-to-English translator and an Etegami artist. Etegami is a traditional Japanese folk art that combines thoughtful words with simple images painted on washi paper.

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  • Sally Griffin
    Sally Griffinover 1 year ago

    Awwww….the best way to send them off into the world!

  • I’m sure you can guess that this one is dedicated to my kids. :)

    – dosankodebbie

  • aldona
    aldonaover 1 year ago

    Congrats On the weekly feature as of 13 jan 2012

  • Thank you!

    – dosankodebbie

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