- This premium hemp palm “Shuro” bonsai brush is made for cleaning barks, branches or topsoil of bonsai trees. But you don’t have to be a bonsai master to appreciate this brush. There are many of those available in the market these days. But not all that look the same, work the same way. You may find that quality varies.
Feel the quality
While they all look more or less the same, there are a variety in the material itself. Some are fit to use on face, others are only good for scrubbing pots and pans. Many cheap ones are not bundled together properly and brushes often fall after a short period of use. Making a quality product requires skills and techniques. In Japan, great hemp palm “Shuro” products are known to be made in Wakayama (south of Osaka) where our brushes are also produced. The hemp palm industry there has been making its name since the end of 19th century and they still have the top craftsmen today.
Many brushes like this come in plastic these days. This premium hemp palm “Shuro” bonsai brush is made of natural and sustainable material. It feels good to have something that looks good and natural around your home. Even better it doesn’t fall apart after a few weeks.
use it for keyboard, bread crumbs or rubber shavings
You can have this brush to have around your desk to clean your keyboard, or to gently brush your rubber waste off your sketch book. Keep one in your kitchen to brush bread crumbs off your chopping board or your tabel. You can be creative with its use and fill your daily life with more natural and aesthetic beauty.