Yakisugi (Shou Sugi Ban)

YAKISUGI OR SHOU SUGI BAN? There has been confusion surrounding the name Yakisugi in recent years. In Japan, Yakisugi simply translates to “burnt cedar,” and is the traditional name for this ancient wood-burning technique. Yakisugi involves charring the wood by lightly burning it. However, the name Shou Sugi Ban is Read more…