Fancy a Floating Bonsai Tree? Now You Can!

By artfido / January 27, 2016 / 0 Comments

Ever dreamt of owning your very own floating Bonsai Tree? Now you can, thanks to a brilliant new Kickstarter campaign called “Air Bonsai“, flying its way out of Kyushu, Japan. It’s pretty ingenious really: attach a system of magnets to the bottom of your bonsai, then levitate that above a small electrified pedestal – simple! You […]

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Teeny Tiny Bonsai Plants Give New Meaning to the Word Miniature

By artfido / May 27, 2014 / 3 Comments

What happens when you apply of love of small things to an art form that’s already all about small things? In recent years Bonsai – Japan’s art form of growing miniature trees in miniature planters – has undergone a miniaturization trend. Industry experts consider bonsai plants less than 3 cm (about 1 inch) to be particularly difficult, […]

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