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Woodblock print making, Oct 2014

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Printer Yoshio Kyoso applying ink to woodblock used to print a modern woodblock print from a design by Akira Yamaguchi. Adachi Foundation for the Preservation of Woodcut Printing, Tokyo, Japan, July 15, 2014. The Foundation works to preserve the original techniques of Japanese woodblock printing. As well as recreating classic ukiyo-e from the Edo period, they train and employ young artisans, and also educate about the art form.