Intro to Japanese Calligraphy (Sunday, October 20)


Intro to Japanese Calligraphy (Sunday, October 20)


WHEN: Sunday, October 20th TIME: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

WHERE: 2305 West 7th Avenue V6K 1Y4, Vancouver BC

During this 2-hour introductory workshop, we will go over the basics of Japanese calligraphy. Workshop contents include:

  • How to hold and control the brush

  • The structure and meaning of Japanese characters

  • Basic brush technique

  • The possibilities of sumi ink

  • Express yourself with the brush and ink

  • How to write kanji characters

Everybody is welcome – no calligraphy experience or Japanese language skills are necessary. All supplies are included as rental, so no need to bring anything. Just bring yourself and curiosity!


Tools Rental include:

Calligraphy brush Fude(筆)
Bottled Sumi ink (墨)
Ink well Suzuri(硯)
Felt fabric (下敷き)
Paperweight Bun-chin(文鎮)

* If you wish to purchase your own basic calligraphy tools and materials, please let Kisyuu know in advance.

Class fee is non-refundable and non-transferable to a different date.

This class will only take place if the minimum attendance number of 3 registrants are met.