Kyoto Gift: KI-YAN Products

For those who are looking for special gifts which are not available at normal gift stores, this product designed by an artist called KI-YAN can be perfect.

Hideki Kimura, also known as KI-YAN, is an artist/painter in Kyoto. He used to be a famous promoter for live music events in Japan and managed many successful events before he turned 55 years old. But then he completely changed his career and became an painter. His works are very simple, vigorous and full of life. They combine traditional Japanese themes with modern colors and ideas. His works can be seen at many locations including Kansai International Airport, Kyoto Zoo, Kyoto Hotel Okura and a temple Shorenin.

Take a look at the following pictures of his products.

Tote Bag
Tote Bag
iPhone Case
iPhone Case
iPhone Case
iPhone Case

If interested, please check his stores in the Gion District. They are both across the street from Yasaka Shrine.

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