Sasano Ittobori( roots of toothpick carving)
Sasano Ittobori is a kinde of wood carving,wich had been made for folk art at Yamagata,where is my native place.
Pheasant and Hawk of Sasano Ittobori

Toothpick Curving
One day I carved a miniature model of Sasano Ittobori on Pencil, and, I could make it easily. Then, I triede to carve on toothpicks, next.

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