The Palm Leaf Grasshopper
I thought this was pretty cool!
This is a palm leaf grasshopper! There’s much discussion in the Reddit thread about the material, origin, and proper Japanese nomenclature. Typical and to be expected of any high-quality Reddit post honestly — however, one user in particular commented a web archive link to something extraordinary.
An old, MS-painted tutorial on how to make such a grasshopper out of palm leaves:
A real treasure.
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