See you at Creativeworld

See you at Creativeworld

2022 Nov 15th

The Japanese Paper Place is excited to return to Creativeworld! After two years of standing by, we are delighted to see old friends, meet new, and share the beauty of washi at the world's la … read more
Introduction to Sekishu Washi

Introduction to Sekishu Washi

2022 Nov 4th

The history of papermaking in the Sekishu / Iwami area of the Shimane Prefecture — goes back centuries. According to Kamisuki Chohoki (A Handy Guide to Papermaking published in 1798), Kakinomoto No H … read more
Celebrate with Us! — The JPP Open House

Celebrate with Us! — The JPP Open House

2022 Oct 20th

As you already know, this year is our 40th anniversary. In appreciation of your long-term friendship and love of washi, we are having an open house on Thursday, November 17, 12 - 6pm.Sekishu was … read more
Support local artists!  Washi Artists' Sale

Support local artists! Washi Artists' Sale

2022 Oct 19th

Our Annual Washi Artists' Sale is in person again on Saturday, December 3rd! This event is in support of local artists who are dedicated washi users, and also the perfect opportunity for you to find h … read more
Suminagashi on Washi — Workshop Report

Suminagashi on Washi — Workshop Report

2022 Oct 17th

On September 17, we had an opportunity to host a suminagashi workshop with artist/instructor Dominique Prevost. Dominique was born in Québec City and now resides in Oakville, Ontario, a renowned … read more
Longevity: The JPP 40th Anniversary Exhibition

Longevity: The JPP 40th Anniversary Exhibition

2022 Oct 12th

Our sense of time changes with age and circumstance. Waiting – for a minute, for an hour, for an answer, a bus, inspiration… What do we do to thrive, to progress, to endure, to achieve, to acquire lon … read more