In the lesson, you will learn about calligraphy and experience it as a part of Japanese traditional culture. Calligraphy is form of Japanese traditional art that expresses kanji and kana characters artistically. Calligraphy practitioners focus their minds and express their emotions through their brushstrokes.
You will begin by learning the basics of calligraphy, how to hold a brush, the correct posture, explanation of the four tools necessary for calligraphy, and an introduction on the history of calligraphy.
After experiencing it, You can take home your own personal work of art that is printed on a T-shirt. For example, your name (translated in Japanese), a word, phrase or idiom you want to write, etc. Please think about what you want to write in Japanese before coming for the lesson. you can take home your own personal work of art printed on a "unique calligraphy T-shirt" as a souvenir.
Kaminari-okoshi, a type of Japanese traditional sweets, and Japanese tea will be served during the session.
Japanese Calligraphy Experience With Personalised Tshirt
Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.
Meeting point: Lawson convenience store in Sugamo, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, near Sugamo post office.
Exact address will be provided upon booking confirmation