"Kabazaiku" Cherry bark craft vol.1 History
What is "Kabazaiku"?
Kabazaiku was born in Kakunodate area in Akita Prefecture, northest Japan, used wild cherry bark.
Kakunodate is famous place for Shidarezakura, and is called as "Small Kyoto".
Please enjoy the back history of Kabazaiku, Cherry bark crafts.
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