Ten to sen [Japanese embroidery/textile artist]

This page introduces Ten to sen. The designer of this brand is Rieko Oka. She is Japanese popular textile/embroidery artist. She creates patterns being inspired by scenery in our ordinary life or our memories to enjoy decorating room or make something by hand.

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Ten to sen | Rieko Oka’s profile

Born in Hokkaido, Japan, 1981.TOKAI UNIVERSITY Graduate School (2001-2004).
School of Design Course of Integrated Design Studies In the school I replicated wallpapers of William Morris by woodcut printing to learn construction of the patterns and how to create them.Using that way I created my own wallpaper called “Kitaguni No Kabegamimoyou(Pattern on wallpaper from Northern country)”Afterwards She started to create fabric because She think it is closer to our or daily life.

She started Ten to Sen as my solo project in 2008.There are many things which are visible like scenery or plants on the other hand there are things which are invisible like winter cold or rain sound.I create patterns being inspired by scenery in our ordinary life or our memories to enjoy decorating room or make something by hand.

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