Small Forest

A beautiful small forest in my neighborhood.
It’s very beautiful and relaxing, with spring water flowing and moss growing thickly.

Lake Yogo

Lake Yogo is a lake located in Nagahama City, Shiga Prefecture. It is also called “The Lake of Mirrors” because of the calm surface of the lake.
There was still snow on the ground and the scenery was beautiful.

Wooden Buttons

When I went to play with my daughter in a small forest, I picked up a broken camphor tree branch.
The camphor tree is a natural insect repellent, so I made some buttons out of it.

wooden spoon

A spoon made of magnolia wood
Beeswax finish
Perfect size for holding tea leaves, salt, etc.

Wooden spoons for children

I made a larger spoon for my child as he grew up.
The overall length is short, but I made the scooping part a little bigger to make it easier to eat.

WOODEN DICE

My daughter made a handmade board game, so I made some wooden dice.

STAR BROOCH

A star-shaped brooch made of cherry wood.
I made it so that the center part of the annual ring comes to the center of the star.
The finish is beeswax.

Cutlery stand

A cutlery stand made from a branch of a cherry tree found in the mountains.
I made it to put spoons and other things on it.
The finish is beeswax.

Vegan Christmas Cake

This year’s Christmas cake is a Vegan cake. flourless and sugar-free rice flour and tofu cream.

KUKSA STAND

I made a kuksa (wooden cup) stand out of a cherry tree branch I picked up in the mountains.The base is also made of cherry wood, and I…

The season of autumn

With the changing colors of the maple trees, the season of autumn has come.
The real autumn and winter are about to begin.
Located at Nangu Taisha Shrine in Tarui Town, Gifu Prefecture

A nut and leaf wreath

This year I had the opportunity to learn how to make a wreath, which is something I’ve always wanted to do, and I made a wreath for the first time.