Upcycled Chopsticks Canoe

Japanese artist Shuhei Ogawara, a retired city hall employee in the Fukushima Prefecture, has spent two years gluing 7382 used chopsticks into a 66 pound, 13′-4″ canoe, and coated it with a polyester resin coat. Incredible work that needs a lot of patience!


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  1. Johann - July 14, 2014

    Kinda crazy! And just a piece of patience…

  2. Combined Resources - July 24, 2014

    Wow, lot of time put in there but for a beautiful result!

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