Founded almost 70 years ago, Nagaoka Meichiku is with craftsperson
among the most highly skilled and certified in all Japan.
Kyo-meichiku is a series created by such skilled craftsmen.
As a prestigious bamboo specialist in Kyoto, not only do they craft bamboo-made souvenirs,
most of the world-famous Kyoto spots are with a trace of Nagaoka Meichiku.
Be it the Takegaki of Ryōan-Ji, or the oldest Zen Temple in Japan - Ken'nin-Ji,
their bamboo fence are all crafted with care and skill by the bamboo specialist.
Wabi-sabi is a traditional Japanese aesthetics,
refers to an inner beauty that reveals itself as time goes by.
Nagaoka Meichiku is born in the historical capital of Kyoto.
Time only makes the craftsmanship shine even more.
Being a constant in challenging and rigorous times,
an actualization of zen.
Savour your life with the extraordinary craft
Kyo-meichiku consists of tokkuri sake vessel, choko sake cup, and an award-winning bottle stand, where you can discover the surprises in drinking.
Among the series, there are four types of bamboo craft.
1/ The superfine finished bamboo
2/ A gold foil made bamboo 'Kin-dami'.
3/ A colored bamboo 'Paint'
4/ The most exquisite 'Paint × Gold Leaf’.
It takes a month for drying between each process. For the most exquisite bottle with 'Paint × Gold Leaf’, It takes 3 month to finish.
Bamboo Fencing Specialists
Nagaoka Meichiku Co. , Ltd.
Address: 19 Kaidou,Enmyoji, Oyamazaki-cho, Otokuni-gun, Kyoto, 618-0091,JAPAN