Mataro San Francisco is now known as San Francisco East Bay Miyabikai and has a new web page at

Please visit us there.  

The site includes general information on kimekomi doll making and class information.


The group includes people located in the San Francisco Bay Area and the Sacramento area who enjoy making kimekomi dolls in the Mataro style.  We make, teach the techniques of making, and share our dolls by displaying them at festivals.


The English site for Mataro Dolls in Japan can be found here


Below are samples of some of the dolls that were displayed at the San Francisco Cherry Blossom Festival

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San Francisco