Interested in purchasing silkworms for textile art? Please contact Max Shiroma of JMS Sericulture in Mt. View, Hawai’i at firstname.lastname@example.org. JMS Sericulture is a small, part-time, family owned, backyard business located on the Big Island of Hawaii. The silkworms they raise are of the Bombx mori species. Currently, the silkworms are mainly used as feeders [...]
Photo of Mr. Izukura talking with a visitor about his artwork
On January 17, Akihiko Izukura, renowned textile artist from Kyoto, Japan, presented a talk entitled, “Art and Sustainability” to open his exhibit on the UH-Manoa campus. With more than 200 people in attendance, the event celebrated Mr. Izukura’s indoor and outdoor displays.
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The Ka Leo, UH-Manoa’s official university newspaper, featured an article about Izukura’s artwork on campus. Please see this link for the article