What Is Washi?

What Is Washi?

 

What is WASHI, Architectural Parchment? — Washi (wah -shee) sheets are plant- based parchment made from sustainably harvested extra fine bark fiber and organic pigments. Our premium Washi parchment is designed in NY and made in our studios by artisans who continue to use traditional techniques. Precious Pieces/ Hiro Odaira is a full-service design/fabrication/installation firm specializing in large, handcrafted, and unique Washi parchment for interior and exterior design, in fusion with customized wood work, glass work, and drapery/screen work.

Washi, architectural parchment, brings ethereal beauty to any setting. Washi is made from a sustainable harvested inner white bark fiber. Instead of cutting tree in western method, these plant can be harvested repeatedly every year.