I think the stars are aligned for origami. Not long after I discovered the Thomas the Tank Engine chewing candy (who's wrappers transform into a train set through a series of strategic folds) I discovered modular origami. A viewer on YouTube introduced me to her origami channel and have since been watching video after video, on how to make three-dimensional forms from folded pieces of paper called modules or units.
Sunday, April 29, 2012
Friday, April 6, 2012
Back home if I ran out of dish soap, shampoo, or the like, I would just buy another bottle. In Japan I can do the same but more often than not I do this:
Here are a couple of store shots that shows other examples of refills, toilet bowl cleaner, fabric softner, and shampoos.
Monday, April 2, 2012
Over the New Year holiday we went to Kiyomizudera a Buddhist temple in Kyoto. In the video I forgot to mention this little stand that provides a tangible means of relieving you of your worries.