墨絵教室 水墨画教室 東京 さいたま Sumie Suibokuga Ink painting Tokyo Art class

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Art Class in Tokyo -- Suiboku-ga / Sumie / Ink Wash Painting / Japanese Traditional Black Ink Painting.

Come and Discover Sumie ! Experience Japanese Traditional Art !You can capture the essence of Zen by making a Sumie painting. Attraction for tourists.

 

About the artist: The facilitator has extensive knowledge in Japanese art. Apart from being a painter she is an art writer who graduated with a BA in Art Studies and History. She also studied in an Art College in London. Participants from various areas of the world - USA, Canada, France, UK, Ireland, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Brazil and more... Looking forward to welcoming you!


【Regular Class in Tokyo】 

In this course, you will learn traditional painting techniques of Suiboku-ga / Sumie / Japanese Ink Painting in a step-by-step manner by an English speaking artist. One-time participation is welcomed. 

 

It is located near the Ueno Park which is the largest museum area in Japan and the traditional culrtural town of Nezu.

 

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【Private / Customized Class】 

If you are interested in a series of classes or a customised class for you or your group, it basically costs 6,000yen/2hrs/person at a studio near JR Higashi-omiya station (1hr from Tokyo). Please contact me for more information. *Reservations can be made up to 3 months in advance.

I would love to share information about art supply shops and interesting museums in Tokyo.

 

Around the studio and on the way to Higashi-omiya station, there are Ramen, Yakiniku and Sushi restaurants and cafes. Near JR Toro station (one station before Higashi-omiya), there is a famous Bonsai village with many Bonsai gardens as well as Bonsai Museum. Near JR Omiya station (two stations before Higashi-omiya), there is a large traditional shrine called Hikawa-jinja where you would enjoy strolling and feel the sacred atmosphere.

 

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For Airbnb Experience classes, find out more from here.

 

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Open Studio:  Article on Tsumugu Website by Yomiuri Shimbun Oct 2019


UENO Studio  

18:30-20:30, the fourth Tuesday of every month  13:00-15:00, the fourth Saturday of every month

 

November 26, 18:30-20:30  *For those who wish, special class "Plum Tree and Mouse (2020's zodiac sign)"

December 24, 18:30-20:30   *For those who wish, special class "Plum Tree and Mouse (2020's zodiac sign)"

2020

January 28, 18:30-20:30 

Feburary 25, 18:30-20:30

March 24, 18:30-20:30 

April 28, 18:30-20:30 

May 26, 18:30-20:30 

June 23, 18:30-20:30

July 28, 18:30-20:30 

August 25, 18:30-20:30 

September 22, 18:30-20:30 

October 20, 18:30-20:30

November 24, 18:30-20:30 

December 22, 18:30-20:30 

 

November 23, 13:00-15:00   *For those who wish, special class "Plum Tree and Mouse (2020's zodiac sign)"

December 28, 13:00-15:00  *For those who wish, special class "Plum Tree and Mouse (2020's zodiac sign)"

2020

January 25, 13:00-15:00

Feburary 22, 13:00-15:00

March 28, 13:00-15:00 

April 25, 13:00-15:00

May 23, 13:00-15:00

June 27, 13:00-15:00

July 25, 13:00-15:00 

August 22, 13:00-15:00 

September 26, 13:00-15:00 

October 24, 13:00-15:00

November 28, 13:00-15:00

December 26, 13:00-15:00

 

Venue: TUGUMI Ueno Studio 

             Vasson Shinobazu Bldg. #202, Ikenohata 2-1-42, Taitouku, Tokyo 

             15 mins walk from JR Ueno Station /

              5 mins walk from Nezu Station (Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line)    

   

SAITAMA Studio    

Once a month, Held irregularly

 

December 8, 10:00-12:00   *For those who wish, special class "Plum Tree and Mouse (2020's zodiac sign)"

 

Venue: Higashi Omiya Community Center 

             3mins walk from JR Higashi Omiya Station

  

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4,000yen / 2 hrs / 1 person 

* On-site payment 

* Please kindly understand that you are to be charged a cancellation fee in full if you cancel your reservation on the date.

  

What to bring: 

*If you do not have any of the materials below, please contact the facilitator in advance. 

Old newspapers, to cover a table before painting. 

4 Dress pins 

Calligraphy set: 

1 Ink stone 

1 Ink stick 

2 Japanese paint brushes (big and small) 

1 Used towel to wipe brushes during painting 

1 Water container for cleaning brushes during painting (Plastic cup or the like can be a substitute) 

2 Small plates with white inner sides (Plastic plates or the like can be a substitute)