The Art of Edo Wazao

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Edo Wazao _image by Yukari Iwatani Kane, craftsmanship.net

Like most fishing around the world today, this is a catch-and-release sport. In this case, however, the goal is to hook the smallest fish, not the biggest.

A great read in Craftmanship.net  on the dying art of making up to 20 piece bamboo rods for fishing all varieties of fish around Tokyo.