Japanese Maki-e pens: The art of engraved lacquer
Japanese Maki-e pens are handcrafted writing tools decorated with the etched lacquer technique, a traditional Japanese art of decorating lacquer objects with etched designs. Maki-e pens are made from natural materials such as wood, bamboo or ivory and are coated with black lacquer, which is then etched to create delicate designs such as flowers, birds, dragons or scenes of daily life. These pens are unique pieces that combine writing precision and aesthetics. Maki-e pens are precious items that are often used for Japanese calligraphy or for important gifts. Discover the Japanese Maki-e pens and let yourself be seduced by their art and finesse.