KYOTO DOLL MAKER KIMATA
|Holiday||Sundays & public holidays|
● Kyoto dolls’ private hair stylist
Other：Diners Club credit card
Profile1935 Born in Kyoto
1951 Studied under Katsura Keiichi, an artisan specializing in Kyoto dolls’ hairstyling
1963 Became an independent Kyoto doll artisan
1996 Won the Kyoto Prefecture Traditional Crafts Excellent Craftsman Award
1998 Became a certified Traditional Craftsman
2007 Was decorated with the Order of the Sacred Treasure Award.
Is currently engaged in doll hairstyling and doll repair service.
Profile1978 Born in Kyoto
2001 Studied under his father, Hakuho Kimata
2005 Won the Kyoto Prefectural Governor’s Award during the 9th Kyoto Traditional Crafts Youth Association Exhibition.
Is in charge of attaching dolls’ hair. Also performs doll repair and restoration service (especially dolls’ heads, hands, feet and clothing).