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Simply Imperfect.

Wabi-Sabi Weekend: Cultivate Simple Vision

On Wabi-Sabi Weekends, I post excerpts from my book, Simply Imperfect: Revisiting the Wabi-Sabi House. 

“I find that what your people need is not so much high imaginative art but that which hallows the vessels of everyday use.” — Oscar Wilde

Tea students handle every utensil, from the bamboo water scoop to the ceramic tea bowl, as if it were precious, with the respect they would give a rare antique. This fundamental Tea lesson is the first step toward … Continue reading

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