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Dynamic Japanese Brush Art Shodo Calligraphy Performance in Kyoto

 

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Description

See the beauty of Japanese calligraphy through a unique shodo performance. Watch as words get brushed across a massive paper using a giant brush. Learn the deeper meaning of this traditional art as an English-speaking instructor explains it to you.

Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellations made between 7 business days (00:00 local time) to 3 business days (00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 00:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

Tours

Calligraphy Performance Course

Pricing Details

Prices Starts From:28-03-2019   Ends On:01-01-2038    Available On:    All Days
Adult/Child $145

Inclusion

  • Certificate
  • Green Rose original green tea and sweets
  • English-speaking instructor
  • Japanese-speaking instructor

Start Timings

10:00

Duration

  • 0 (hrs) (Approx.)

Schedules

10:00:00 Check-in at Green Rose Calligraphy

Day: Day1
Introduction to Japanese Calligraphy
Start the activity by gaining an insight into the history of Japanese calligraphy. After this, the instructor will explain the proper posture, shodo etiquettes and ways to hold the brush like a calligraphy master.
Day: Day1
Shodo Performance
Watch the graceful art of calligraphy up-close as your instructor strokes out words on a massive sheet of paper (approx 2.55 m×2.55 m.) Carefully observe how the giant brush is swept and take photos of this unique experience. Please note that participants will only watch the performance.
Day: Day1
Certificate
At the end of the performance, you will receive a special participation certificate with your name written in Japanese (katakana) by the calligraphy master to take home!
Day: Day1
Tea Time
Once you are finished, relax with a cup of an original blend of matcha green tea along with some dry Japanese confectionery.
Day: Day1
10:45:00 Check-out at Green Rose Calligraphy

Day: Day1

Check In/Pickup Location Details

  • Directions:
    5-minute walk from Nijo station.
    Please do not search by street address in Google map. Many houses in the area share the same address.
    It is advised to search for "Green Rose Calligraphy" for the exact location.

Calligraphy Performance Course

Pricing Details

Prices Starts From:28-03-2019   Ends On:01-01-2038    Available On:    All Days
Adult/Child $145

Inclusion

  • Certificate
  • Green Rose original green tea and sweets
  • English-speaking instructor
  • Japanese-speaking instructor

Start Timings

11:00,  12:00,  13:00,  14:00,  
15:00,  16:00,  17:00

Duration

  • 0 (hrs) (Approx.)

Schedules

11:00:00 Check-in at Green Rose Calligraphy

Day: Day1
Introduction to Japanese Calligraphy
Start the activity by gaining an insight into the history of Japanese calligraphy. After this, the instructor will explain the proper posture, shodo etiquettes and ways to hold the brush like a calligraphy master.
Day: Day1
Shodo Performance
Watch the graceful art of calligraphy up-close as your instructor strokes out words on a massive sheet of paper (approx 2.55 m×2.55 m.) Carefully observe how the giant brush is swept and take photos of this unique experience. Please note that participants will only watch the performance.
Day: Day1
Certificate
At the end of the performance, you will receive a special participation certificate with your name written in Japanese (katakana) by the calligraphy master to take home!
Day: Day1
Tea Time
Once you are finished, relax with a cup of an original blend of matcha green tea along with some dry Japanese confectionery.
Day: Day1
Optional Add-on: Try Writing with the Big Brush
Take this great opportunity to try writing with the giant brush. Get helpful assistance from your instructor and learn how to write dynamically! Please note that you will be writing on a paper approximately 182 cm x 91 cm.
Day: Day1
Optional Add-on: Souvenirs
Have your professional calligraphy instructor stroke out a favorite word just for you. Personalize your piece by selecting the paper, board and frame on the day of your activity.
Day: Day1
11:45:00 Check-out at Green Rose Calligraphy

Day: Day1

Check In/Pickup Location Details

  • Directions:
    5-minute walk from Nijo station.
    Please do not search by street address in Google map. Many houses in the area share the same address.
    It is advised to search for "Green Rose Calligraphy" for the exact location.

Activity Detail

Additional Notes

  • Participants will only be watching the shodo calligraphy performance by the instructor for this course. If you wish to try writing with the brush, please select the upgrade as an add-on.

Dressing & Items to Bring

  • Clothing that can get dirty

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