The possibility Indigo dyeing will increase with ‘Ai-nassen’.BLUE PRINT
HonAi Te-Nassen - Genuine indigo Hand printing
Indigo-dyeing is very old and was established in ancient Egypt.
However in Japan, Genuine Indigo Hand printing may have flourished during the Edo period due to cotton growth and popularilty.
In this hand-printing method called ‘Tatezome’
we reduce the a mount of indigo then take it into the oxidation processand finaly the dyeing processs.
There is no difference between this handprinting technic and normalonegenuine indigo hand print andnomal one except using botanical glue for designed-pattern dyeing.