Kohei Murata had been nominated by Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of as Master of Traditional Crafts. He is specialized in Haku design department of Nishijin-ori (Nishijin fabric). He also represents the third generation of Rakugei (a Japanese traditional foil art workshop based in Kyoto).
Unryuhaku (“cloud-dragon-foil” in Japanese) is a rare kind of flat foil.
This foil reveals a unique tint of vulcanized silver through the traditional artisanal “yakihaku” process. The organic pattern of this foil creates an impression of “a dragon flying in the clouds”. Unryuhaku pen series is a collaboration between ystudio and Kohei Murata who applied this rare material on ystudio's pen with delicate and high-skilled traditional technique.
Fountain Pen The design idea of ystudio Desk Fountain pen originally comes from classical fountain pen. People nowadays can take writing as a ritual to set our minds at ease. The body of ystudio desk fountain pen is made of solid brass. The classic hexagonal shape design provides a stable way to grip. You’ll always write steady and smooth. The pen stand is also made of solid brass. The proper design to connect pen and stand could let you pick up the pen easily and stably at the same time.Trendy life is not about how much fine goods you collect but how well you live with them.
The 14k nib The first ystudio self-owned fountain pen nib, 14K, Germany made, has a proper malleability. And is renowned for their reliable ink flow and smooth writing experience. A milestone for ystudio, this YAKIHAKU Fountain Pen contains the hard work from Taiwan, Japan and Germany. A specific UNRYUHAKU serial number and ystudio logo are delicately engraved on the nib. After several times of hand-polish the nib, this pen becomes a truly artwork, showing a remarkable spirit of craftsmanship.