Posts With Tag 'Akihiko Izukura'
Posted on October 1st, 2013 by paularath

This is NOT a party you want to miss. As the kick off for the first ever Hawaii Fashion Month, it’s fashion history in the making. The fashion show will be fabulous – and one never knows what to expect from artist and textile guru Akihiko Izukura. Please know that tickets are $75 until noon
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Posted on November 28th, 2012 by paularath

For the first time in Hawaii, there will be  trunk show of RTW (Ready to Wear) from the prestigious Kyoto design house of renowned textile artist Akihiko Izukura.  Prices will be slashed up to 70 percent off. For those who attended the trunk show last year in the Ilikai Hotel, please know that this is
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Posted on September 14th, 2012 by paularath

As a mahalo to Jerry for raising his silk worms so well, international textile artist Akihiko Izukura gave Jerry a Japanese style doctor’s coat. It’s made of pure silk, undyed, and woven without taking anything out of the silk. Izukura-san told Jerry there are even some little worm poops (not pupa, but actual poops) woven
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Posted on August 1st, 2012 by paularath

My husband, Jerry, is truly a Renaissance man. He has the curiosity of a scientist (he’s a retired orthopedic surgeon) and the creativity of an artist (he became a painter after retiring from his medical practice). You just never know what’s going to strike his fancy and become a new interest or hobby. His latest?
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Posted on July 4th, 2012 by paularath

International textile artist Akihiko Izukura returns to Japan today after a week of experimenting with Hawaii flora and foodstuffs to create new natural dyes. He spends one week of each month here in Hawaii and his cadre of local assistants grows each time he’s here. As you may remember, Izukura-san uses our home as his
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