Born in 1974 | Lives in Kyoto prefecture | Painting
Born in 1979 | Lives in Maizuru City, Kyoto Prefecture | Embroidery
Chiharu Ueba loves embroidery and cleaning. She sometimes enjoys word games with the facility staff while working on her embroidery. She draws a sketch, matches sewing machine threads of various colors, and starts embroidering after arranging the threads. Anything from color matching, yarn making, and composition of embroidery pieces are original and come under the title: "Chiharu Stitch".
Born in 1978 | Lives in Kyoto City | painting
Hidehiro Uni became a member of Atelier Woof when he was a junior high school student. Back then, his pictures often did not fit on the small sheets of papers he used; instead they became three-dimensional, cut up, pasted and put together. Soon he showed his talent in oil painting. Drawing a horizontal line in the canvas produces an image in him, which feature dynamic composition and youthful and surreal color palettes. He continues his creative work at his own pace at Atelier Woof as well.
Born in 1984 | Lives in Kyoto City | Painting
Born in 1974 | Painting
Yukihiro Kokubo applies layer upon layer of thick crayon and light paints.His process is like an endless journey passed over time and time again. Sometimes he applies his brush while humming a distinctive melody. He paints a sense of lightness and deepness into the paper.The weight of his art is truly astonishing.
Born in 1968 | Lives in Kyoto Prefecture | Painting
He started drawing pictures after he participated in a workshop in 2013. Minoru is a quiet, sincere, and serious person. His painting style features accurate and realistic drawings that reflect his personality. When he cannot fit a motif on one side of the paper, he continues drawing on the reverse of the paper, which is quite unconventional. His distinctive and brilliant coloring is also very beautiful.
Born in 1948 | Lives in Uji City, Kyoto Prefecture | Painting
Born in 1936 | Lives in Kyoto City | Drawing
Born in 1963 | Lives in Kyoto City | Painting
Drawing fine and smooth imaginary parks and towns, and foreign landscapes he sees in photographs in colored pencil, Takashi works in his unique and relaxed manner and with a certain rhythm. His use of color and his delicate touch represent his sensitivity and appear as a vivid world. He has recently found employment, and has been working hard at work alongside producing art.
Born in 1975 | Lives in Kyoto City | Embroidery
Matsubara Hikaru's embroidered pieces depict ships and airplanes he has seen along his travels and flowers that bloom in the garden each season. When his heart is filled with sorrow after earthquake, melancholy animals appear in his canvases, reflecting hissadness. When visiting temples and shrines, if he is touched by something, his flower petals will show unique patterns. In his repetitive everyday, the repetitive movements of his needle string together his artistic vision in a splash of color.