We will meet at WAQOO Shitaderamachi and I will explain how to do Japanese calligraphy. And then you can choose one of the Japanese characters, and practice on Japanese writing papers. Finally, write it on Shikishi(square poetry card), and set up Shikishi on the mainboard. Total about 60-90 minutes. After this activity, we will serve Japanese Matcha tea and talking review with us. <Activity Flow> (1) Introduction to Japanese Calligraphy & Instruction of Creating Art's Board. (2) Choose your favorite Japanese characters and Practice (3) Let’s get started our art's board (4) Have Matcha tea and share your thought on this activity with me! You can take your work home, and put it on the wall or anywhere you want to decorate! ■Work Size■ -Board: H:21.5cm*W:19.5cm -Shikishi: H:13.5cm*W12.0cm By the way, during the activity, we will use tools called " BUNBOSHIHO." Do you know what it is? ■BUNBOSHIHO■ Four important tools in Japanese Calligraphy, including inkstone, ink, paper, and brush. These are very important for people who are necessary to study, and they are also the symbol of status level in the Edo period. I will talk more knowledge about Japanese Calligraphy, join me! *The schedule depends on the situation, so please confirm the activity schedule with the message sent after you make the book.
Japanese Calligraphy items, etc.
This workshop is held at a tatami hall with nice incense in a hotel "WAQOO shitaderamachi". WAQOO shitaderamachi is located in a unique temple district (Teramachi in Japanese) packed with more than 80 temples.
Regular clothes (Please wear the clothes you don’t mind if it gets dirty.）
-No previous experience is required. -Table and chair are prepared, no need to sit straight. -I offer this experience in Japanese and simple English. -Please wear the clothes you don’t mind if it gets dirty. -You can take home the create art's board after the activity.
Japanese Calligraphy&Create art's board