Japanese paper cut art: next level kirigami

Japanese paper cut art: next level kirigami

Kirigami is a form of art I encountered when searching for origami-tutorials. Instead of just using folding techniques, kirigami also lets you cut the paper, creating the most beautiful shapes. However, some artists have taken this specific Japanese art form to a whole new level. 

Japanese words about love

Japanese words about love

Valentine’s Day is almost here! Do you already have plans with your special one? Have a great time and cherish those moments together. Or have you not found the right person yet? This year might be your year… To give everyone some inspiration for this 

Shiba Inu ceramics are too adorable!

Shiba Inu ceramics are too adorable!

Shiba Inu ceramics really exist! And they’re as adorable and cute as you can probably imagine. Succulent pots, vases, cups plates…. Artist Tetsuya Iseda can create almost anything in the shape of this incredibly populair dog. Photo credits: Tetsuya Iseda Even if you haven’t heard 

Japanese leaf art takes over Instagram

Japanese leaf art takes over Instagram

Japanese leaf art is one of those things you never knew you needed until you saw it. It appears autumn is a great way for the Japanese to showcase their creativity and amazing artistic skills. Locals across the country just randomly cheer up the streets 

D visual kei

D visual kei

Rock. Symphonic. Creative. Mysterious. Enveloping. Visual kei. Solid. Metal. Dark. Awesome! Just a few words that come to mind while thinking about this band. And I seriously can-not-believe that I haven’t heard of them sooner, since they’ve been around for quite some time now. Meet 

Ganglion band

Ganglion band

This power quartet was a nice surprise! Since all-girl bands are not that easy to find in the visual kei genre I was happy to find Ganglion, an all-female band with (for me) definitely a visual kei flavor. Check their songs and hopefully you’ll agree