holespoles: Nishida Tadashige Tadashige NISHIDA “Turn Over a New Leaf Black Cat” Born in Kagoshima, 1942. Graduated from Chiba University. His painting was elected at Nika-ten from 1961, and won several prizes. Began to make woodblock prints from 1985. Held many one-man shows. His works were also used for calendars and book covers.