Why You Should Visit Japan During Cherry Blossom Season
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netsuke carving I love the craftsmanship that goes into creating one of these beautiful objects. It must be so gratifying to the artist to be able to created whole new worlds out of a piece of mammoth tusk or wood.
It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon the hearts of men, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.~Robert Louis Stevenson