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Enjoy All Things Kawaii When Traveling Around Japan

One aspect I’ve noticed that is never at fault since traveling to Japan is the adorable cute items that you can find there. Sometimes the cuteness may not make any sense at all as it is associated with most things from food, home decor, fashion items and so on. So let’s take a look at…

Toshiyuki Yamazaki, The One and Only Japanese Professional Pencil Sculptor!

There is only one professional pencil sculptor in Japan and his name is Toshiyuki Yamazaki (山崎利幸). He makes amazing miniature sculptures out of pencil lead. Before becoming a professional pencil sculptor, Yamazaki was a stock broker. He learned of pencil sculpting in America via television, which led to his interest in the art. At first,…