The Kyo Uchiwa, or Kyo Round Fan, is a traditional ornamental piece often associated with Korean and Japanese craftsmen and women, dating back to the early 1336. This style of fan is heavily influenced by Japanese imperial culture and often seen as a figure in Japanese Royal Courts. Our Kyo Uchiwa fans are handcrafted using centuries of experience and techniques, and only the finest materials.

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  • Kyo Uchiwa Fan Japanese Dragon

    Kyo Uchiwa Fan | Japanese Dragon

    This Kyo Uchiwa Fan Japanese Dragon has been handcrafted to perfection by one of our skilled makers in Japan using silk and bamboo materials ensuring that every part of this fan is made from natural materials. The history of Kyo Uchiwa was always believed that the fans were developed after Korean fans were brought to Japan by pirates between 1336 and 1392. These were brought to the Yamato province and from there to the Fukakasa area of Kyoto. All of our traditional Japanese fans

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  • checkered pattern and iris

    Cutting Art Round Fan | Checkered Pattern & Iris

    This ornamental Kyo Uchiwa piece is crafted with checkered pattern and iris, originally used by Kabuki in the Edo era of Japan.This design is believed to remove negativity from its owner.Our Kyo Uchiwa ornaments marry centuries of master craftsmen and the highest quality traditional materials sources in and around Kyoto.

    Komaruya has been crafting traditional Japanese fans since the early 900s. The techniques that were used to craft these same fans 1000 years ago have been perfected over time and are still in use today. The Emperor Ōgimachi asked his fan master, Komaruya, to craft Uchiwa to stimulate the economy using the Fukakusa Bamboo that was thriving in that area of Kyoto. Komaruya began exporting Fukakusa Uchiwa for the emperor in 1573 and is recorded as a staple of Japanese Craft History. Komaruya was the first ever producer of Uchiwa in Japan; today, they continue to lead the industry with their incredible quality, techniques, and beauty. Komaruya’s fans are now often displayed as works of art in homes, businesses and traditional temples.

    Our expert traditional Makers in Japan have never sold their products officially outside of their country. Their products are officially available on the Atelier Japan store.

    Our makers have stood the stead of time. They have prevailed among huge global disturbances and are still unwilling to go backwards. We champion this aim to be the resilient partner of the digital age.

     

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  • checkered pattern and ivy

    Cutting Art Round Fan | Checkered Pattern & Ivy

    This ornamental Kyo Uchiwa piece is crafted with checkered pattern and ivy, originally used by Kabuki in the Edo era of Japan. Komaruya chose this traditional pattern and ivy because the materials and they in this ornament are believed to assist its owner to prosper. This checkered pattern and ivy fan have been handcrafted to perfection using the most luxurious materials to ensure that the best product possible is created.

     

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  • Traditional Japanese Checkered Pattern Fan

    Cutting Art Round Fan | Checkered Pattern & Paulownia Tree

    The design of this ornamental checkered pattern and Paulownia tree features geometric checkered pattern and Paulownia tree that will create a dramatic centrepiece to any room setting.
    Traditionally, Paulownia Tree was used for Japanese crafts and the meaning is Perish and high class for people.

     

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  • Traditional Japanese Checkered Pattern Fan

    Cutting Art Round Fan | Checkered Pattern

    This ornamental Kyo Uchiwa is exquisitely designed with a checkered pattern, this particular design symbolises love and unity. The fans were originally used by Kabuki in the Edo era of Japan. Our Kyo Uchiwa ornaments are created with skills that have been passed down through centuries of master craftsmen and the highest quality traditional materials sourced in and around Kyoto.

     

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  • Kyo Uchiwa

    Cutting Art Round Fan | Top Tea Family Symbol

    Our Kyo Uchiwa ornaments are created with skills that have been passed down through centuries of master craftsmen using the highest quality materials. Komaruya arranged this design with using tea family symbol mark. and you can find out Komaruya’s icon here too. This stunning hand fan has been crafted in Kyoto by one of our talented makers.

     

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  • Japanese angel hiten

    Cutting Art Round Fan | Japanese Angel

    The Japanese angel Hiten is known as a celestial maiden who protects its owner from evil. Our Kyo Uchiwa ornaments marry centuries of master craftsmen and the highest quality traditional materials sources in and around Kyoto. The deep black colour contrasts well with the pale wood and has a very classy effect.

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  • The tale of Genji

    Round Fan | The Tale of Genji

    This delicate, ornamental Kyo Uchiwa fan(hand fan) is designed to reflect a classic work of traditional Japanese literature The tale of Genji with its vibrant colourful illustration.
    Tail of Genji has been known as the first novel in the world.

     

    not rated £200.99£239.99
  • Kyo Uchiwa Fan Japanese God Thunder

    Kyo Uchiwa Fan | Japanese God of Wind

    This Japanese God of Wind Kyo Uchiwa is crafted by one of our talented makers in Japan and uses the materials silk and bamboo to ensure that the product is as natural as possible, this particular Japanese God of Wind Kyo Uchiwa fan would look perfect as an ornament hanging in your home, if you do not have anything to hang it on then go and look at our Atelier Japan fan hanger ranges.

     

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  • Kyo Uchiwa Fan | Japanese Phoenix

    This superb authentic hand fan shows you the Japanese phoenix which has been believed as an auspicious symbol in Japan and is said to bring all luck to you. As this beautiful piece was made in Japan by one of our talented makers you should treasure it and use as a decorative ornament in the home. The Japanese phoenix fan is painted in a beautiful white colour and has a few small pops of colour to really brighten it up its look.

     

     

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  • Red Mt Fuji

    Japanese Ornamental Round Fan | Red Mt.Fuji by Hamada Taisuke-KYO UCHIWA

    This ornamental Red Mt Fuji Kyo Uchiwa fan has been handcrafted by the artist Hamada Taisuke using materials of the highest quality. Painter Hamada Taisuke is a well-known Japanese painter. Red Mt.Fuji shows you many impressions.

     

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  • Kyo Uchiwa Fan Japanese God Thunder

    Kyo Uchiwa Fan Japanese God of Thunder

    Komaruya made this Kyo Uchiwa Fan Japanese God of Thunder for the interior of people’s home and is made with only the finest of silks and has the Japanese God of Thunder handpainted onto it which is seen as a symbol of strength in Japan. The Kyo Uchiwa Fan Japanese God of Thunder would look stunning in any style of home and can be hung on one of our Atelier Japan fan hangers. The materials of this fan are pure silk and bamboo meaning that it is natural.

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  • ornamental round fan

    Japanese Ornamental Round Fan | Mt.Fuji by Hamada Taisuke-KYO UCHIWA

    This ornamental round fan Kyo Uchiwa has been handcrafted to represent Japan’s seasons and nature. Painter Hamada Taisuke is a well-known Japanese painter and he painted this picture. The time and care that has gone into making this is greatly impressive and its quality is even more astounding.

     

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