My new job ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 11:50 PM, June 28, 2015 [Permalink]

I haven't been very successful at keeping this blog up to date recently, as just about everything else that I do here has a higher 'priority', but I came across something today that was just too rich to miss!

One day shortly after moving into the shop in Asakusa, I checked the Google Street View of our street (known as Roku Dori) and found - as expected - that our shop sign was not visible. The view I saw must have been taken perhaps a couple of years earlier, as a nearby large building was still just a hole in the ground. I suspected that it would be quite a while before the Google car made another pass down our street, although I of course don't know their schedule for refreshing these views …

Well, I checked again this evening just in case there had been an update, and found that - yay! - they've been by recently, and our shop - and its sign - are now visible! Here's the Google view as you enter the street, with our shop just barely visible over at the left ...


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Great Wave video - part twelve ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 12:29 AM, May 22, 2015 [Permalink]


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New print display panel ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 11:09 AM, May 20, 2015 [Permalink]

We're still building out the shop, bit by bit as we get time (or as I manage to overcome another bout of procrastination and decision making …), and this weekend we finally put up the display board for some of our current offerings of subscription prints.


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Great Wave video - part eleven ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 2:43 AM, May 9, 2015 [Permalink]


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NHK program coming up

Posted by Dave Bull at 1:45 PM, April 27, 2015 [Permalink]

We're featured on NHK in a program about Asakusa next week ...

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Rogues Gallery!

Posted by Dave Bull at 10:45 PM, April 25, 2015 [Permalink]

A new addition to the decoration in our Asakusa shop!

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Great Wave video - part ten ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 11:41 PM, April 22, 2015 [Permalink]

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In Good Company ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 1:12 PM, April 15, 2015 [Permalink]

An interesting exhibition chance!

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Great Wave video - part nine ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 8:38 PM, April 4, 2015 [Permalink]

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Great Wave video - part 8 ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 9:12 AM, March 20, 2015 [Permalink]

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YouTube milestone ...

Posted by Dave Bull at 12:35 PM, March 3, 2015 [Permalink]

We reached a small milestone last night, after uploading the most recent video in the series documenting the production of the Great Wave print - the cumulative views on the channel passed a half million ... Now I know that...

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Great Wave video - part seven

Posted by Dave Bull at 3:47 AM, March 1, 2015 [Permalink]

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