From our Toronto, Ontario
warehouse, we wholesale imported Japanese
papers to resellers, manufacturers and artists around the world. Our facility includes a 10,000 foot warehouse, a full-time cutter and production staff as well as our office area, workshop space and Artist Resource Centre.
We continue to host regular demonstrations
at Washi Wednesdays at the warehouse,
organized to offer instruction and inspiration in using the papers
of Japan, so full of creative potential. What do people DO with
us at Washi Wednesday to find out!
are a fine artist or conservator looking
for the widest range of high-quality
Japanese papers, you will want to
visit The Japanese Paper Place on
Brock Ave. in Toronto. Here, to buy your paper,
we can work with you one on one in
Resource Centre, looking at works
of art on various papers we stock,
helping you to get just the paper
you need for whatever medium you
Please note we
sell only our non-wholesale fine
papers by appointment Monday - Thursday, 9 AM - 5 PM , and Fridays 9 to 12 noon. Friday afternoons we are open for retail shopping of washi and art supplies between noon and 5 PM. No appointment necessary on Friday afternoons!
our Artist Resource Centre page
for more details.
"What happened to the store?"
2005, the store at 887 Queen Street
West in Toronto changed its name and
ownership. The Japanese Paper Place
became The Paper
What has remained constant is
the ready retail availability on Queen
Street West of a wide array of
Japanese Papers, supplied by The
Japanese Paper Place, sold through
The Paper Place. Specializing in
paper for craft of all kinds, gift-wrapping,
invitation, and other printable
applications, The Paper Place is
where enthusiasts need to go for
these end uses.
The store, separately owned since 2005:
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