top of page
Kaga-style Inlay Technique - 加賀象嵌
Kaga-style inlay Technique
About Machiko Maeda
Machiko Maeda is the main Kaga Inlay metalsmith, and lives in Kanazawa, Japan. She has been studying under Mamoru Nakagawa, the National Living Treasure of Metals, for 16 years. She continues to study different inlay techniques such as Takaniku Zogan (high relief inlay), and Kebori (Japanese carving) from Takaoka, Toyama.
bottom of page