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A trip to the gallery

Language difficulties

It is so difficult to view a Japanese site using Google and I have to use Google so that I can have them BADLY translated.  I came across a reference to a Kogin stitching competition that was held this month (I think).  From what I can gather it will be in the Amuse Museum in Toyoko.  All that aside, there was a reference to the work of a "Mr Kamata Hikariten" and some illustrations of his work.  Lots of curves.

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And the other images show some fantastic work.

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It is so frustrating just getting glimpses of this work and not being about to find out more.  I suppose that's how the other 80% of net users who do not speak English feel as well.

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Queeniepatch.blogspot.com

Yes, it is frustrating when you want to read and can't, when you rely on machine translation and need a 'translator' to translate the translation!!!! Google Translate can make things even more of a mystery!
Fantastic curves and shading on these examples of kogin. Which website did you find them at?

Carolyn Foley

I found the story on kogin-kogin.blogspot.com. This young man often has interesting stories on his blog.

RachelandDesign

What astonishing work - a sort of layering of the kogin patterns and canvaswork!

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