10/22/2015

shokunin craftsmen ABC list

[ . BACK to DARUMA MUSEUM TOP . ]
. shokunin 職人 craftsman, craftsmen, artisan, Handwerker .
:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

- - - - - ABC List of Edo craftsmen 江戸の職人 - - - - -

A craftsman making tools and things was often called ...shi 師,
while the vendor of his products was called ...ya 屋.

takumi 匠 master craftsman, master artisan



:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

. Food-related craftsmen and business in Edo .
tabemono 食べ物 - shokuhin 食品

:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

. bugushi 武具師 making armor and weapons .
- - - - - tooken kaji 刀剣鍛冶 sword smith etc.
mostly swords, bows and arrows.

. bunshinshi, bunshin shi 文身師 making tatoos (bunshin) .
irezumi 刺青 tatoo

..............................................................................................................................................

. choochinshi, chōchin-shi 提灯師 making Chochin paper lanterns .

..............................................................................................................................................

. daiku 大工 carpenter . - tooryoo 棟梁 Toryo, master carpenter
miyadaiku 宮大工 "shrine carpenter"

- - - . Hida no takumi 飛騨の匠 Master Builders from Hida .

..............................................................................................................................................

. fudeya 筆屋 making writing brushes .

. fukuromonoshi 袋物師 / 嚢物師 making bags and pouches .
fukuromonoya 袋物屋 shop for bags and pouches
fukuromono tonya 袋物問屋 pouches wholesaler

..............................................................................................................................................

. gangueshi, gangu eshi 玩具絵師 painter of toys .
and more about Edo toys

. garasu ku 硝子工 glass blowers .
biidoroya, biidoro-ya 硝子屋 craftsman making glass ware

. getaya 下駄屋 making Geta wooden clogs .

..............................................................................................................................................

. hakeshi 刷毛師 making brushes .

. hanabishi 花火師 firework makers .
hanabi uri 花火売り street vendors of small firework
Ryogoku no hanabi 両国の花火 famous firework in Edo

. hashishi, hashi shi 箸師 / hashiya 箸屋 making chopsticks .

. harikoshi, hariko shi 張子師 artisan making papermachee dolls .
- - - - - harikoya, hariko ya 張子屋 shop selling Hariko dolls

. himonoshi 檜物師 "artisan making things from Hinoki cypress wood" .
magemonoshi 曲物師 craftsmen of bentwood products
The vendors of their products were called himonoya 檜物屋.

. hinaningyoshii, hina ningyoo shi 雛人形師 making Hina dolls .
Edobina, Edo-bina 江戸雛

. hookishi, hooki shi 箒師 making brooms, Besenmacher .
hookiya 箒屋 vendor of brooms, 「hooki uri ほうき売り」and「hooki kai ほうき買い」

..............................................................................................................................................

. idohorishi, idohori shi 井戸堀師 digging a well - ido .
mizuya 水屋 water salesmen
mizubugyoo, mizu bugyō 水奉行 waterworks administrator

. inrooshi, inroo shi 印籠師 Inro maker - 印籠 / 印篭 / いんろう .

. ishi ku, ishiku, sekkoo 石工 stone mason .

. itamae, ita mae 板前 chef cook .

..............................................................................................................................................

. jigyooshi 地形師 "ground-preparing" worker, ground leveling worker .

..............................................................................................................................................



..............................................................................................................................................

. kagamishi 鏡師 mirror maker .

. kagoshi 籠師 basket maker .
..... mushikago 虫かご / 虫籠 basket, cage for keeping insects
..... seiokago, seoi-kago 背負いかご / 背負い籠 backpack basket
..... yurikago ゆりかご / 揺り籃 cradle
..... zaru ざる / 笊 bamboo basket

. kago 篭 / 駕籠 / かご, kagoshi 篭師 palanquin maker .

. kajiya 鍛冶屋 blacksmith .
fuigo matsuri 鞴祭 bellows festival

. kamadoshi, kamado-shi かまど師 / 竈師 making the earthen hearth .
- - - - - kamabutashi kamabuta-shi 釜蓋師 making a lid for the iron pot
- - - - - Kamafuta Jinja 釜蓋神社 "Kamafuta Shrine", Kagoshima

. kamisukishi、kamisuki shi 紙漉き師 making paper, paper making artisan .
kamiya, kami-ya 紙屋 paper maker

. kamiyuishi 髪結師 Kamiyui hairdo master, hairdresser .
- - - - - motoyui 元結い / mageyui 髷結い

. kappaya, kappa-ya 合羽屋 Kappa raincoat maker .

. kasashi, kasa-shi 傘師 making paper umbrellas .
kasa hari 傘張り gluing paper to umbrellas

. katatsukeshi, kata-tsuke shi 型付師 pattern maker for dyeing patterns .
katahori shokunin 型堀職人 pattern carver

. katchuushi 甲冑師 / busokushi 具足師 making Yoroi suit of armor .
yoroizaiku 鎧細工

. katsurashi, katsura shi 鬘師 wig maker / kamojiya 髪文字屋 / 髢屋 .


. kijishi 木地師 maker of wooden items, wood turner .
kijiya 木地屋 dealer, vendor of wooden items

. kiseruya, kiseru-ya 煙管屋 making long tobacco pipes .


. komashi, koma shi 独楽師 making spinning tops .
Edo koma, Edo-koma 江戸独楽 spinning top from Edo
tsurigoma 釣り独楽 "fishing spinning tops" // or teguruma, te-guruma 手車 "hand wheel"
teguruma uri 手車売り vendor of a "hand wheel" toy

. konya 紺屋 making "blue" things, cloth dyer .
- aizomeya 藍染め屋, aizome shokunin 染物職人 artisan dyeing with indigo
- 土屋五郎右衛門 Tsuchiya Goroemon


. kumihimoshi 組紐師 making Kumihimo ribbons .
- - - - - itokumi 糸くみ

. kurenaishi, kurenai shi 紅師 making lip red from safflowers .
beni no hana 紅の花、紅花, 紅藍花 Benibana, safflower
They also used the color to dye cloth.

. kushishi, kushi shi 櫛師 comb maker .
kushi, tsugegushi 柘植櫛 combs in Edo
The Art of Japanese Hair Comb Patterns
wakare no kushi 別れの櫛 comb of separation

..............................................................................................................................................

. masushi, masu shi 枡師 making square Masu measuring cups .
tsurukake masu 弦掛枡 / kijimasu 木地枡
Kyoomasu 京枡 Kyo-masu, Kyoto-Masu / Edo masu 江戸枡
Kyoto 枡座 Masu-Za - 福井作左衛門 Fukui Sakuzaemon
Edo 枡座 Masu-Za - 樽屋藤左衛門 / 樽屋与左衛門 Taruya Yozaemon

. makieshi, maki-e shi 蒔絵師 making sprinkled lacquer items .

. monuwaeshi, mon uwa eshi 紋上絵師 painting family crests .
- kamon 家紋 family crest

. mushikagozukuri 虫かごづくり / 虫籠づくり making basket for keeping insects .
mushiya 虫家, mushi-uri 虫売り dealer for insects
mushiko uri 虫籠売り vendor of insect baskets and cages

..............................................................................................................................................

. niwashi 庭師, uekiya 植木屋 gardener .
伊兵衛三之烝 Ihei Sannojo in Somei 染井

. nuibarishi 縫針師 making sewing needles .
maigiri 舞錐 "dancing drill" (mawashigiri 回し錐).

. nuihakushi 縫箔師 / nuimonoshi 縫物師 making embroidered goods .
- Edo Shishu 江戸刺繍 Embroidery from Edo

. nurishi, nuri-shi 塗師 lacquer master .
nushichoo 塗師町 laquer workers district / urushi 漆 laquer
kijishi 生地師(きぢし)prepared the vessels
nurishi 塗師 applied the lacquer base
makie-shi 蒔絵師(まきえし)applied the inlay images

..............................................................................................................................................

. okeya 桶屋 bucket makers .
living in 桶町 Okecho, Okemachi, "Bucket district"

. oshieshi, oshi-e shi 押絵師 making raised cloth pictures .
oshi-e 押し絵 / 押絵 raised or padded cloth picture, fabirc picture, lit. pressed picture

. oshiroishi, o-shiroi shi 白粉師 making white face powder .

..............................................................................................................................................

. radenzaikushi, raden zaiku shi 螺鈿細工師 craftsman making Raden items .
raden - mother-of-pearl

. roosokushi 蠟燭師 making candles .
roosokuya 蠟燭屋 Rosoku-ya
roosoku no nagare kai ロウソクの流れ買い buying candle wax drippings
Kanda, Roosokuchoo 蠟燭町 Rosoku district in Edo
roosoku 蝋燭, waroosoku 和蝋燭 Japanese candle

..............................................................................................................................................



..............................................................................................................................................

. sashimonoya 指物屋 furniture maker .
- Edo Sashimono 江戸指物 Wood Joinery
...................................................
. seihonshi 製本師 bookbinder - Buchbinder .
...................................................
. shakan, sakan 左官 plasterer, stucco master .
kote-e 鏝絵 "painting with plaster", relief painting
often as decorations on the storehouse of rich merchants.
- and
shikkuishi 漆喰師 making lime plaster walls

. shamisenshi 三味線師 Shamisen maker .

. shiborizomeshi, shibori some shi 絞染師 dyeing with Shibori technique .
- aizome 藍染 dyeing with indigo

. shitateya 仕立屋 making robes (seamstress, tailor) .
- omonoshi 御物師, shinmyoo 針妙 Shinmyo

. shoogishi 将棋師 making Shogi tiles and boards .
shoogi, shōgi 将棋 Shogi generals' chess, Japanese chess
.......................................................................
. suzurishi 硯師 making stones to rub ink .
suzuri 翡翠硯(すずり)硯 inkstone

..............................................................................................................................................

. tabiya, tabi-ya 足袋屋 making split-toe Tabi socks .
足袋店 shop selling Tabi

. tansuya 箪笥屋 Tansu maker, craftsman making chest of drawers . .

. tatamiya 畳屋 Tatami mat maker .

. tateguya 建具屋 making doors and sliding doors .
fusuma 襖 , shooji 障子 sliding doors and wooden decorations

. temarizukuri 手まり、手毬づくり making Temari balls .

. tenuguiya, tenugui-ya 手ぬぐい屋 / 手拭屋 making hand towels .

. teppoo kaji 鉄砲鍛冶 gunsmith producing Teppo matchlocks .

. tobishoku, tobi-shoku 鳶職 construction workers .
鳶 tobi、鳶口 tobiguchi、鳶の者

. togishi 研ぎ師 polisher of mirrors, swords and blades .
- kenma 研磨 sword polishing

. tookooshi 陶工師 suetsukuri 陶工 Tokoshi, potter .

..................................................

tookoo 刀工 blacksmith, making a sword
sword craftsmen


photo wikipedia

. katana 日本刀 the Japanese sword .

..................................................

. tsuchiningyooshi, tsuchi ningyoo shi 土人形師 making clay dolls .

. tsukegishi, tsukegi shi 付木師 making Tsukegi "matches" .

. tsumamizaikushiつまみ細工師 making ornaments with tsumami (pinching) techniques .
Edo Tsumami-Kanzashi 江戸つまみ簪 Ornamental Hairpins

. tsurizaoshi 釣竿師 making fishing rods .
wazao 和竿 "Japanese fishing rod" - Edo Wazao 江戸和竿 Edo Bamboo Fishing Rods

..............................................................................................................................................

. uchiwashi, uchiwa shi 団扇師 making handfans .

. uekiya 植木屋 / niwashi 庭師 gardener .
伊兵衛三之烝 Ihei Sannojo in Somei 染井

. ukiyo-e shi 浮世絵師 Ukiyo-e producer .
ukiyo-e, lit. pictures of the floating world. Paintings and woodblock prints.
- planned by the publisher hanmoto 版元 and produced in collaboration with the painter/designer eshi 絵師, carver horishi 彫師 and printer surishi 摺師.

..............................................................................................................................................

. yaneya 屋根屋 roof maker, roofer - kawaraya 瓦屋/ 瓦師 roof tile maker .

. yanebuki 屋根葺 roofing with thatch .
. . . . . Fukiyachoo 葺屋町 Fukiyacho District of roof thatchers

- - - - - . hafu 破風 gables and roofs .
- - - - - . kokerabukishi, kokerabuki-shi 柿葺師 craftsman roofing with wooden shingles .

.......................................................................

. yuuzenzomeshi 友禅染師 dyeing Yuzen cloths .

:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::




. shokunin 職人 craftsman, craftsmen, artisan, Handwerker .
- Introduction -

. Construction work for a Japanese Home .
- with more specialized craftsmen

. Japanese Architecture - cultural keywords used in haiku .

. Traditional Crafts of Edo - Tokyo .


[ . BACK to DARUMA MUSEUM TOP . ]
[ . BACK to WORLDKIGO . TOP . ]
- #shokuninabc #edoshokunin #craftsmen #takumi #artisan -
:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

No comments: