We visited Ato in Yamaguchi Prefecture in order to see Spedagi Ato's activity. They are based in a closed school and brought equipment in to it for bicycle making. It was very heavy snow when visited! Now Spedagi Ato is producing a bicycle made of local bamboo. The first model is created and now trying to design original bicycle. Their activity is reported by NHK Yamaguchi and local newspapers. They are now planning to hold a workshop that helps local community development through attracting visitors from outside Ato and assembling their own bicycles. What is interesting for me is that visitors regularly visit Ato and experience the whole production process of bicycle including cutting bamboo trees, processing trees, and assembling bicycle.