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     Forum Tutorials & FAQs
Forum Rules - Please Read First 1 1 Forum Rules
Dec 28, 2012 by AishaBuntin
Forum Tutorials 8 7 How to "Quote" from other mem...
Jan 13 by AFNetsuke
     INS Chapters
Chicago (USA)
Events, meets and discussions around the Chicago chapter.
1 1 Details on joining the Chicag...
June 14, 2014 by souldeep
Events, meets and discussions around the European chapter.
385 16 Euronetsuke chapter meal & "s...
Nov 24, 2015 by Tama
Los Angeles (USA)
Events, meets and discussions around the LA chapter.
163 2 INS Los Angeles chapter meeti...
Dec 14, 2015 by DSW90049
Melbourne (Australia)
Events, meets and discussions around the Australian chapter.
16 3 Import of ivory into Australi...
June 18, 2015 by LUBlub
Moscow (Russia)
Events, meets and discussions around the Russian chapter.
7 2 CIS Chapter meeting in Moscow...
May 25, 2015 by DSW90049
New York (USA)
Events, meets and discussions around the New York chapter.
3 3 Chapter Meet - Saturday, Marc...
Feb 23, 2015 by souldeep
Roving Chapter (North American Continent)
This Chapter is chaired by Juan-Carlos and will organise local meet ups throughout the North American Continent.
34 2 Introducing the newest INS Ch...
Jan 29 by jbjtennyo
San Francisco (USA)
Events, meets and discussions around the SF chapter.
53 8 Northern California Chapter M...
Nov 17, 2015 by chonchon
Seattle (USA)
Events, meets and discussions around the Seattle chapter.
2 2 Info on meetings
Dec 21, 2015 by AFNetsuke
Tokyo (Japan)
Events, meets and discussions around the Japanese chapter.
42 4 Carving tools
Dec 5, 2014 by Yogi
Events, meets and discussions around the Ukrainian chapter.
10 3 Japanese Traditional Crafts E...
Oct 18, 2015 by chonchon
     Netsuke & Collecting
General Discussion 12576 498 Happy New Year of the Monkey ...
an hour ago by AFNetsuke
Beginning Collecting
If you still have questions after reading all other Forums
3165 165 My recent buyings... what do ...
Feb 4 by energyos
Collector's Gallery
A place for all of us to show our most beloved pieces.
11097 353 Manju
Yesterday at 10:45am by peter
Netsuke Artists
Information and discussion about different netsuke artists.
3356 253 Question about a signature
Yesterday at 04:42am by LUBlub
Authenticity 3659 268 Advice pleasr
Feb 7 by LUBlub
Modern Tourist Souvenir Netsuke & Netsuke-like Objects
All questions about netsuke in this category will be moved here
2696 309 New here ... with lots of que...
Feb 1 by AFNetsuke
Condition 232 16 Nonfinito netsuke?
Sept 29, 2015 by Bakurae
Discussion of different types of materials used for netsuke.
2643 77 material of shell netsuke wit...
Jan 23 by Tama
Subjects & Legends
Exploring the different subject matter depicted in netsuke form.
3708 141 EMMA-O Kagamibuta
10 hours ago by AFNetsuke
Auctions 4301 138 auctions
Feb 5 by Tama
Handling & Care
How to care for different types of netsuke.
549 20 Ceramic Netsuke In Need Of Re...
Sept 16, 2015 by Tama
Questionable Netsuke 1046 44 Wooden Netsuke - Any info?
Jan 25 by sueinisloo
Okimono & other Non-netsuke Carvings
A topic area for the study of Okimono, Obidome, combs, pins, and other related fine carvings.
2234 214 Shibayama ID
15 hours ago by mariusgmioc
Inro & other Sagemono
All questions and answers concerning inro and other sagemono.
937 66 Black Laquer Inro...
Jan 28 by chonchon
All questions and answers concerning ojime.
351 31 Two metal ojime
Dec 7, 2015 by chonchon
Contemporary Netsuke 767 52 From a French Carver
Feb 1 by alain
Display, photography, and presentation techniques.
370 16 Contemporary Netsuke Display
July 19, 2015 by jbjtennyo
INS Members features and announcements 113 5 New INS Members Benefit - Ind...
Oct 6, 2015 by neilholton
Coffee Lounge
A topic area to discuss whatever comes to mind from personal stories to pictures of nature.
974 58 Happy New Year 2016
Jan 16 by kaibutsu
     Creating Netsuke: Artists Discussions
Carving Techniques 334 29 On the recognition of the use...
Feb 1 by onimh
Artists Gallery
A place to share your latest pieces.
598 66 Serge Makarenkov
Jan 21 by LUBlub
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Forum Software Review
We'd like to get feedback from forum users regarding the next platform that we migrate to. We will be posting possible software options and feel free to comment regarding your experience with the particular product and/or pointing out certain features that are especially good or bad.
12 3 Signatures
Dec 3, 2014 by JimLewis
Forum Features Wishlist
Please let us know what features you think are important to have when we upgrade this forum. We will try to accommodate these wishes by selecting a forum software which will provide those features. If you have a particular software program to recommend, please post it in the "Software" topic. Please be as specific as possible with your wishes, such as: • I would like to be able to rotate an image. We look forward to hearing your wishes!
293 6 Forum post lock down
Yesterday at 02:52pm by souldeep
Forum Criticisms (Technical)
As we look toward upgrading this forum with new software, it would be helpful to know what is NOT working with the current forum software. Please help us by keeping your criticisms as short and concise as possible and limited to criticisms of the software (not people) so that it will be possible for us to review and report all of them. Thank you!
98 5 Technical Criticisms
Jan 1 by LUBlub
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