About the Family

Toshio Matsubara produces traditional kimonos. His son, Nobuo, adds a modern touch by making table centerpieces, small bags, noren, furoshiki, handkerchiefs, and also kimonos. Mayo, wife of Toshio, makes framed pictures of indigo designs, handkerchiefs, bags, and other small items.

Toshio Matsubara -- standing member of the Nihon Kogeikai (Japan Traditional Arts Association)
Nobuo Matsubara -- member of Nihon Kogeikai


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