Tomioka Shoten Co., Ltd.

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  • 71-3, Aza-Kumano, Kami-Uguisuno, Daisen City
  • 014-0202 Akita
  • Japan

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Kaba-zaiku is a craft unique to Akita that has been passed down in Kakunodate since the end of the 18th century. Since 1970, Tomioka as a company has been a source for passing down the techniques of cherry bark crafts and hopes to share this valuable product with the world for many years to come.

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Kakunodate is known for traditional Samurai residences and rows of cherry trees、which is why it is called the "Little Kyoto". This is where the wild cherry-bark wood, or Kaba-zaiku, has been passed down for over 230 years. Kaba specifically refers to the bark of Yamazakaura tree, which makes this craft completely unique.


The craft provides a variety of everyday products with rich, deep color, glossiness, smoothness, strength and its dry/moisture proof character. Tomioka Shoten started off a new brand, "art KABA", to create completely new products that are modern, and yet maintain the traditional feel.

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BAND

Akita’s wild cherry bark has been appreciated for many centuries for its beautiful texture and the...

Tomioka Shoten Co., Ltd. 71-3, Aza-Kumano, Kami-Uguisuno, Daisen City 014-0202 Akita Japan +81 187 56-3239 kaba@tomioka-shoten.co.jp

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Bird's Eye

This sweet, soft-toned canister is made of a graceful grain material called “Bird’s Eye Maple,”...

Tomioka Shoten Co., Ltd. 71-3, Aza-Kumano, Kami-Uguisuno, Daisen City 014-0202 Akita Japan +81 187 56-3239 kaba@tomioka-shoten.co.jp

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Join

These elegant, artful, stackable tea caddies are made with wild cherry bark, with magnets hidden...

Tomioka Shoten Co., Ltd. 71-3, Aza-Kumano, Kami-Uguisuno, Daisen City 014-0202 Akita Japan +81 187 56-3239 kaba@tomioka-shoten.co.jp

Exhibitor at the following trade fair

Ambiente 2017

10.02.2017 - 14.02.2017 Hall: 11.0 Stand: D 51C