Saturday, October 10, 2009

Decorative Screen: Making a Shakuhachi

Read from right to left:
  • atmosphere evoked by the bamboo grove
  • examining root to determine shakuhachi suitability
  • cutting the bamboo
  • shouldering the dug out bamboo home
  • the process of tamenaoshi
  • removing the joint
  • making the utaguchi
  • making the finger holes
  • the process of jinuri
  • the process of nuri
  • test playing