These Japanese Truck Gardens Are Absolutely Stunning!
However, as these Japanese landscapers prove, anything is possible with a little creativity and imagination. The annual Kei Truck Garden Contest brings gardens to the people. Kei trucks are tiny flatbed trucks that are often used in the construction and landscaping industries.
I've Never Seen Gardens as Beautiful as Japanese Ones
In Japanese culture, garden-making is high art, intimately related to the linked arts of calligraphy and ink painting. Japanese gardens were first developed under the influences of the distinctive and stylized Chinese gardens.
This Japanese Tradition Takes Art to a New Level!
Take a look at what they do with all this leftover rice straw - we've got to say, we are impressed: See last year's Wara Art Festival here . Rather than letting the rice straw go to waste, the excess wara is reused in a number of ways.
The Japanese Art of Dorodango Turns Dirt Into Perfection!
"Dorodango" is a traditional pastime for Japanese schoolchildren that has become an art form unto itself. Dorodango balls are actually made from mud and dirt, but people are taking the art form much further than they used to by creating "hikaru dorodango" ("shiny dumpling" in English).
The Japanese Art of Bonsai Makes Miniature Gods of Us
Given that this art is mainly confined to Japan, it's not a great surprise that the very best bonsai aren't received with very much fan fare - but it's certainly a great shame. That's why we've scoured the web to bring you 13 of the most beautiful bonsai ever photographed. Enjoy!
Turn Your Garden into a Work of Art with These Tips
Gardening is a wonderful pastime - it gets us into the outdoors, is good for our health, and lifts our spirits, not to mention that it also helps us make our homes as attractive as can be.
Is a Traditional Japanese House Your Style?
A walk through a large traditional Japanese house with a beautiful garden in Tokyo. The Asakura House is located three minutes away from Daikanyama station (one stop from Shibuya).
This Japanese Artist Combines Painting and Sculpture...
Shintaro Ohata is a Japanese artist who has the knack of cleverly combining sculpture and canvas, creating unique effects. Ohata draws his inspiration from movies and everyday life and immerses the viewer in his 2D/3D work of art.
Beautiful Japanese Toys That Come With a Wish!
Temari balls are a form of Chinese and Japanese folk art in which small balls are embroidered with stunning patterns for play or decoration. Temari in Japanese means "hand ball", and originally these balls were designed to be used in hand ball games by children.
The Brilliant Japanese Zip Bags!
The Brilliant Japanese Zip Bags! innovation, fashion A brilliant idea for handy bags!
Japanese Dancers Already Ready for 2020!
One of many bids for performing on the 2020 Japanese olympics opening performances, here's is Enra's FUMA-KAI! Japanese Dancers Already Ready for 2020! performance, dance, Japan Japanese Dancers Getting Ready for Olympics!
Inspired Gardening: The Most Beautiful Garden Quotes
Not everyone might have green fingers, but everyone is able appreciate the hard work every gardener does to achieve a beautiful garden. And while the fruits of gardening are indeed something to marvel at, there's far more to it than just determination.
Japanese Artist Creates Masterpieces With Fruits & Veggies
Gaku, the talented mind and hands behind these incredible creations, practices a traditional Japanese art form of fruit and vegetable carving , Mukimono. The word translates literally to “stripped product”, and is named for the intricate patterns and designs inscribed on these delicious canvases .
This Japanese Artist Finds the Sublime in the Mundane
Chie Hitosuyama is a very patient and incredibly talented young Japanese artist and sculptor, who’s work startled and amazed me when I first set eyes on it. Work of this quality is so rare that I had to share these images and short video with the world.
Let These Japanese Girls Amaze You With Their Dance
This Japanese girl dancing troupe is called "Fabulous Sisters" and they wowed just about everyone at the talent show "Asia's Got Talent". Watch as they move in such incredible speeds my joints ache just watching.
Japanese Photographer Captures the Beauty of His Homeland
One of those who simply could not resist the allure of Japanese landscapes is Tokyo-based photographer Yuichi Yokota. The photographer has won several awards for his work, including the prestigious International Photography Award (IPA) in 2016.
What the Japanese Thought of the First European Explorers
This video shows how Japanese historians described the first contact with Europeans, and it’s curious, to say the least!
Eden on Earth: 7 of the World’s Most Breathtaking Gardens
The beautiful garden, with its Japanese bridge and waterlilies, has been eternalized by Monet’s brightly colored paintings.
14 Famous Things Invented by the Japanese
The Japanese are some of the most creative people in the world. Take a quick look around you and won’t be surprised to find that many of the things that you use daily were invented by them. Below you’ll find 14 things that we bet you didn’t know were originally invented by the Japanese. 1.
These Gardens Will Inspire You to Pay them a Visit
Without a doubt, whenever I visit a garden, it never ceases to amaze me. Full of character, some exude an air of romance, others have much history, while some are a work of art. Here are eight spectacular gardens from around the world that will surely inspire you to visit: 1.
12 Reasons Japanese Bathrooms Are the Best!
This little Japanese girl is going to surprise you, a lot. She'll do it by sweetly introducing you to her bathroom. A Japanese bathroom has has a lot of thought put into it, see some of the innovations and ideas they've come up with.
5 Useful Gardening Apps For Every Gardener To Have
Using their information and data, you can certainly grow and keep stunning plants and gardens all year round. Here is a look at some of the best gardening apps that all gardeners must take note of. 1.
This Special Japanese Test is Very Telling...
We all have different characters but, according to ancient Japanese wisdom, we can all be grouped into several character types. Take the famous 'cube test', which has been designed to find out which personality type you are, and see whether we can define you.
Lose Weight by Using This Japanese Breathing Technique
The long-breath diet was discovered by Japanese actor Miki Ryosuke, who used his accidental exercise to lose 28 lbs. (and 5 inches around the waist!) in a mere 50 days.