02.11.14 by Jeff

Satisfying Video of the Day: The Making of a Kokeshi Japanese Wooden Doll

kokeshi-doll

Watch Yasuo Okazaki turn a piece of wood into a beautiful Japanese wood doll, called a kokeshi. Seeing the doll take shape on the lathe, and watching Okazaki bring it to life with precise brush strokes is extremely satisfying. Watch the video below.


 

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • ninobenito

    that precise strokes. awesomeness.

    • i love seeing things like that

      • ninobenito

        wish i have hands like that.

  • ta_moona

    thank you for sharing. it’s absolutely amazing!

  • Joe

    So good. Love woodworking vids.

  • jaycie

    Amazing! love these vids showing the artist’s process.





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