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 the 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.
The Beautiful Japanese Art of Mending with Gold
This ancient Japanese art form has a beautiful and inspiring message. Kintsugi is an ancient art of mending broken pottery with gold, and its philosophy is that, by embracing flaws and imperfections, the artist creates an even stronger, more beautiful, and more unique piece of art.
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).
This Japanese Village Holds an Annual Rice Art Festival!
In the small Japanese village of Inakadate, the population has been in a stubborn decline for several decades. They had accumulated a big debt, and the future did not seem bright.
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.
The Greatest Wonders of Japanese Architecture
Fuji World Heritage Center Key Characteristics of Japanese Architecture At the center of Japanese architecture and arts, in general, is a deep connection of the human with the natural world. The contemplation of nature serves as a source of spirituality and a canvas for understanding human emotion.
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).
The Japanese Secrets of Health
Japanese people often say that it all boils down to a healthy lifestyle. Sounds easy enough, so what are the rules?
These Are 7 of the Most Beautiful Gardens in the World
The beautiful garden, with its Japanese bridge and waterlilies, has been eternalized by Monet’s brightly colored paintings.
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.
How Traditional Japanese Umbrellas Are Made - Stunning!
The contemporary Japanese artisan Kotaro Nishibori uses the same 1,200-year-old traditional methods when he creates his handmade umbrellas. He even uses authentic materials like bamboo and washi, a special kind of paper made from the paper mulberry bush.
The Brilliant Japanese Zip Bags!
The Brilliant Japanese Zip Bags! innovation, fashion A brilliant idea for handy bags!
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.
Why Is This Japanese Island Full of Rabbits?
The Japanese island of Okunoshima is inhabited almost exclusively by tame rabbits, and there are many legends and stories attempting to explain the origins of this very peculiar place.
These Japanese Philosophies Are Super Interesting...
Japanese culture is the perfect blend of tradition and modernity, featuring unique values and principles.
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!
A Night in a Japanese Cat Hotel
The Japanese cat hotel is a dream-come-true for many cat lovers. You get to sleep at a hotel full of cats, and even get to choose 2 to take to your room overnight. The cats are all super friendly, relaxed, and well trained so they love all the attention and cause no trouble.
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.
This Hand-Painted Japanese Candy Is TOO Pretty to Eat
This Japanese street stall sells the most beautiful candy we've ever seen! It's called Amezaiku Candy Art, and it's located in Tokyo. Japan. It's a wonder how the candy artists at Amezaiku Candy Art create such beautiful figurines of animals from simple blobs of sugar and food coloring.