Born in Mie Prefecture, Grew up in Tokyo.
Started working for Wacoal Co., and moved to Kyoto.
Began relationship with Masahisa Dyeing Factory
Resigned from Wacoal. Started apprenticeship at Masahisa Dyeing Factory. Learned natural dye methods from Mr. Hirota etc.
Assisted Ujyou Maeda’s dyeing exhibition. (I was totally blown away by Mr. Maeda’s work.)
Completed apprenticeship at Masashisa Dyeing Factory. Became independent dyer.
Started teaching at Kyoto University of Art and Design.
Born and raised in Hyogo Prefecture.
Resigned from Wacoal. Mother to two sons.
Started working at Tezomeya.