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Fan for making vinegared rice

Fan for making vinegared rice

For making art sushi roll, we need to prepare vinegared rice, at first. After sprinkling the vinegar dressing all over the rice, cutting strokes while cooling the rice with a hand-fan.Now I drew illustrations, like edo-period, of fish shop and geisha with sushi roll. I […]

Rice is from Chiba

Rice is from Chiba

The rice used in our workshop is from Chiba prefecture.I’ve had this rice, made by my neighbor farmer, since chiildhood.I’ve never had other rice in my life, except for gift. I know how to plant in begging of summer and harvest in autumn.And I know […]

Birth place of Art Sushi Roll was damaged by Typhoon Faxai

Birth place of Art Sushi Roll was damaged by Typhoon Faxai

The birthplace of the Art Sushi Roll, the hometown of Chiba Boso area, was severely damaged by the direct hit of Typhoon Faxai, which landed on September 9, 2019. Power and water outages occurred throughout Chiba Prefecture. And the lifeline of an unusual number of […]

Sharpening the kitchen knives!

Sharpening the kitchen knives!

I sharpen the kitchen knives in the morning. To make a beautiful sushi art roll, you need to cut it neatly at the end. It ’s very important, I think. I sharpen the daily knives once every two weeks.There’re many kinds of knives in Japan. […]