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Letter Ri + i

Kana braid series 2

A drawing series with Hiragana letters, one of Japanese alphabets as motifs.

Aristocrat women created the letters from the phonetic lettering system in the 8th century and they are still used in modern days Japan. The unique organic shaped Hiragana letters are used as design elements for making abstract drawing patterns.



Letter Chi + So


Letter No + To


Letter O + Ra


Letter i


Letter Yu



Letter Ri



Letter Ri + i



Letter O



Letter Chi


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