27 Jan '16, 3pm

Floating Air Bonsai elevates an ancient art form to a whole new level

Most people are familiar with the ancient art of bonsai, even if it’s only what they learned watching Karate Kid. Air Bonsai takes a centuries-old meditative practice and elevates it to a unique modern artform, as well as one heck of a conversation piece. A pledge of $200 to the crowdfunding campaign can get you a DIY kit, but you’ll have to supply your own plant. More elaborate versions of the Air Bonsai set up are available too, but some ship only within Japan.

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