Kimono Artist Information

Each custom kimono created in collaboration between Tangerine Mountain and Kimono Ontsukasa Kanda is lovingly made by Japanese artists utilizing traditional methods passed down through generations.  Each bolt of fabric is woven, dyed, and sewn by truly amazing people, who have been dedicated to participating in and preserving the traditional arts of Japan throughout their lives.  To learn more about the artists responsible for dyeing each custom kimono, please click on their name below.

Kazuko Shibuya (澁谷和子): 1932 – Present

Mitsuho Yoshida (吉田光甫): 1916 – 1986

Toru Kuroda (黒田暢): 1929 – Present