伝統工芸士 林克彦


昭和36年生まれ、海南市出身。
父、祖父と紀州漆器に携わり、跡継ぎとして京都へ。漆芸科の高等学校を卒業し、
約10年間京都で修行。後に地元海南市に戻り、漆芸家として独立。
専門は蒔絵。天然素材にこだわり、出来る限り地元の木地を使用。
あわせ、瓢箪や蜜柑などと言った珍しい素材にも挑戦。
「良い物を大事に長く使ってもらいたいから、職人は持てるすべてを作品に注ぎ込みます。今を生きる人に、新しい漆器を。」

“KISHU LACQUERWARE” Traditional Craftsman

Katuhiko Hayashi.

Born in Kainan, 1961. He was engaged in Kishu lacquerware with his father, and grandfather. He moves to Kyoto as a successor.
He graduated from high school of lacquer, and trained himself in Kyoto for about 10 years. Then he went back to his hometown,
Kainan, and started his own business. His specialty is Makie. He uses natural materials, especially those from Wakayama as much as
possible. In addition, he also try unique materials like gourds and oranges. “Because I want people to find a good one and use it for
a long time, I devote my everything to make them as a craftsman. The new lacquerware to people now.”