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Art Class in Tokyo -- Suiboku-ga / Sumie / 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.
I have had participants from various areas of the world - USA, Canada, France, UK, Ireland, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Brazil and more... Looking forward to welcoming you!
【Sumie Painting 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.
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October 5, Saturday, 11am-7pm
October 6, Sunday, 10am-5pm
* Reception party October 5, 5-7pm
TUGUMI Ueno Studio #202, 2-1-42, Ikenohata, Taito-ku, Tokyo
5mins walk from Tokyo Metro Nezu, 15mins walk from JR Ueno
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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 or elsewhere. Please contact me for more information.
18:30-20:30, the fourth Tuesday of every month
July 23, 18:30-20:30
August 27, 18:30-20:30
September 24, 18:30-20:30
October 22, 18:30-20:30
November 26, 18:30-20:30
December 24, 18:30-20:30
Venue: Link Crystal Culture Club
Kojimachi Morinaga Building 5F, 4-5-6, Kojimachi, Chiyodaku, Tokyo
1 min walk from Kojimachi Station (Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line) Exit 2
13:00-15:00, the fourth Saturday of every month
July 27, 13:00-15:00
August 24, 13:00-15:00
September 28, 13:00-15:00
October 26, 13:00-15:00
November 23, 13:00-15:00
December 28, 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)
Once a month, Held irregularly
July 20, 10:00-12:00
Venue: Higashi Omiya Community Center
3mins walk from JR Higashi Omiya Station
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)