Sunday, July 22, 2007

Rice Paddy Art

(Via PinkTentacle):
Each year, farmers in the town of Inakadate in Aomori prefecture create works of crop art by growing a little purple and yellow-leafed kodaimai rice along with their local green-leafed tsugaru-roman variety. This year’s creation — a pair of grassy reproductions of famous woodblock prints from Hokusai’s 36 Views of Mount Fuji — has begun to appear (above). It will be visible until the rice is harvested in September.


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1 Comments:

At Jul 25, 2007, 12:21:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Chao said:That grass pic kinda looks like from mario you know the back ground of an old mario game.
But still it's cool and the other grass pic looks kinda like an iland
cool.

 

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