joiningbottles.com, one of those approaches that make you ask, “Why didn’t I think of that?”
It’s not part of Japanese culture to tip money at restaurants so instead, in appreciation, some patrons make origami artwork out of chopstick sleeves. One waiter started collecting these ‘tips’ in 2012 and has amassed 8,000 pieces of chopstick sleeve art (via WebUrbanist). More info from the collector’s site.
Art installation allows you to turn yourself into a giant 14-foot head.
New discovery today: jetpens.com, selling Japanese stationery and art supplies.