Yasutomo Bamboo Barens
Handcrafted by master artisans in Japan, these smooth, light rubbing pads are made of bamboo bark. Used in Traditional Japanese woodcut printing or Ukiyo-e, they are a lovely, traditional block printing baren. The strong grain of its tough surface allows the artist to apply pressure firmly and efficiently to the paper. These bamboo barens are great for burnishing fused papers, and for mono-printing, as well as block printing.
Woodblock printing, Ukiyo-e, burnishing fused papers, monoprinting, and block printing and more.
Diameter (images not to scale):
- 3 7/8″ (small)
- 4 3/4″ (large)