Yoko Kataoka

Born in Tokyo and graduated in Fine Arts and Textil Design at the Prefectual University of Arts of Okinawa.

Printmaker, illustrator and Botanical dyer, she moved to London for studying English in 2003 where she met her Catalan partner and actually based in small village next to forest in Girona (Catalonia, Spain) where she enjoys the wealth of nature and gets her inspirations from daily life.

She works on paper and textile, runs exhibitions and workshops where she share her passion for handcrafts. Her work is poetic, imaginative and rustic, that is trying to add cheerful color into people’s life.