handicrafting

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I made this gif ages ago but it was too big to publish on Tumblr.

When I found it today and separated it into 3 parts to be able to show it. I think it’s cute. I would chose a lighter and less saturated color scheme if I made it today but I let it be the way I originally made it :)

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Traditional translucent painted horn comb of a perch, sparrow, made in the town of Wuxi, Jiansu Province. In the old times, these items called “Palace” combs were packed in brocade boxes and sent to the Imperial Court. Dimensions: 16.19 (w) x 4.45 (h) x 0.32 (d) cm (fish); 9.21 (w) x 3.5 (h) x 0.32 (d) cm (sparrow); 9.21 (w) x 3.5 (h) x 0.32 (d) cm (other bird)

Source: Creative Museum- 1, 2, 3

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How to Make Easter Bunny Softies From Socks (handicraft instruction)

Instead of giving chocolate this Easter, get crafty and make these adorable rabbits from little socks. Soft toys made from socks are fairly quick to make and don’t require a lot of sewing. What are you waiting for? Hop to it.

GET INSTRUCTION: Try it yourself!

Send us your bunnies! 🐰🎀

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「日本人は藁の煙だけを用いて極めて巧みに着色する」戦国時代、宣教師が驚愕した超絶技巧『印伝』:DDN JAPAN

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traditional japanese dyeing “fusube (to smoke)“

“We dye the leather using colors, but the Japanese ingeniously adorned the dyes with the smoke from straws.”

— 16th-century Portuguese missionary, Luis Frois (source [PDF] The Yamanashi Grapevine)       

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                                       Just the two of us dear boy
                                             You and I against the world

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