Castle Magic Studio's  HANDMADE  BOOKS

 

Our handmade books are all colored, painted, and bound by hand. We've made the same designed handmade books many times so far. The year in the parenthesis is when the first book was released. ( 16 × 22.5 ㎝)

 

●Small Birds Books

WINTER ALBUM

(2014)

  Christmas, new year's day, etc. Some shots of

Japanese winter events

that include  traditional ones such as setsu-bun.

 

SPRING WINDOW MAGIC

(2015)

  Spring has come. Bees and frogs are waking up. You'll find shining spring through the magic windows.

 

 


RICE FIELD VOYAGE

(2015)

  Have  you ever seen watered rice fields in Japan?  You can explore the wonders of the water in rice fields.

STAR LIGHT MAGIC

(2014)

  Do you like stargazing? Some animals are coming down from the night sky.

 

LISTEN TO AUTUMN

(2015) 

  Small insects such as crickets make  beautiful sounds. We thank  deities for the rice harvest in autumn.  

 

FLOATING

(2014)

 You are on a water lily's leaf and a wind takes you to a whole new world.


FLORA'S MAGIC FAN

(2014)

 There're different colors winds which are bringing  flowers. You'll see common wild flowers of spring in Japan.

CALENDAR BOOK

(2013)

 The former half is about the moon waxing and waning. The latter half is a perpetual calendar.

 


BON APPETIT !

(2015)

Small birds grow the natural yeast and enjoy baking bread.



●Art & Design handmade book

EXHIBITION

OCTOBER  2015

(2015)

 Sketches for  some patterns. Watercolor. Our experimental work. 

 

EXHIBITION

FEBRUARY 2016

(2016)

Enjoy the shapes themselves. Three 3D and  collapsible paper craftworks are included. 

CATERPILLAR

(2016)

An artist sees a butterfly caterpillar eating patterns from potteries.

 

SILVERY WINTER

(2016)

You will be in a wonderland of light and shadow of winter.

PRISM IN MY MIND

(2016)

 It includes 5 different colors packets. Each packet represents a bird's mind in each color. You can open them one by one and observe small objects inside as its mind.

STRUCTURE OF RHYTHM

(2017)

A picture book about music and graphic artworks.



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