Tomokazu Kurashima was born and raised in Kyoto. Using washi byobu (Japanese parchment especially made for use in byobu folding screens) he creates miniature screens in his Kyoto studio. Using only a brush and Chinese ink on Japanese paper, Kurashima paints each screen individually. See "Byobu (Decorative Screen)". Japan Visitor. Retrieved 2016-07-14. Company Info: Kuraya.