To the untrained eye, knitting can seem a bit like witchcraft. Master needleworkers seem to magically create all sorts of textile objects with quick, nimble hand movements. One Japanese crafter who works under the name
Real bonsai trees require plenty of care, but this textile version is a cute replica that won’t need any sunlight or water. The artist recreated the prized dwarf tree in wool, complete with winding branches and tiny, plump foliage. The adorable design even features a round, knitted pot on the bottom, just like its real counterpart would have. The talented textile artist created two versions of her knitted bonsai; one in green hues and one in warm autumnal hues.
Check out Atelier Euph’s knitted bonsais below, plus more of her amigurumi creations.
Atelier Euph created this adorable knitted bonsai tree.