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Shodo Lesson at the Home of a Calligrapher in Central Tokyo

 

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Description

Discover the art of the brush and ink. Learn how to write your name or favorite words in Japanese using traditional shodo calligraphy techniques from an award-winning English-speaking instructor. Begin from the basics or advance in your skills in writing with shodo brushes and ink. Enjoy a fun calligraphy lesson at a local home with a professional Japanese calligraphist. Pick a favorite word or name and learn to write it neatly using expressive strokes of the brush. Take this great opportunity to ask any questions or tips on writing Japanese in a fun and informative English class.

Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellations made between 1 business days (18:00 local time) to 6 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 6 hours prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

Tours

Beginners Calligraphy Class

Perfect for guests who want to get a taste for the art of shodo, and open to visitors of all ages!

Pricing Details

Prices Starts From:05-11-2018   Ends On:01-01-2038    Available On:    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Adult (Age 13 & Up) $52
Child (Age 0-12) $26

Min/Max Quantity To Book

  • Maximum 6 tickets can be booked

Inclusion

  • Lesson / Calligraphy materials
  • English-speaking instructor
  • Japanese-speaking instructor

Start Timings

09:00

Duration

  • 1 (hrs) (Approx.)

Schedules

09:00:00 Meet at Wakalture Experience School

Day: Day1
Pratice
Begin by practicing how to handle the brush and ink. Unlike the pencil or pen, it will take a few strokes to get used to. With 21 years of experience, your teacher will show you all the tricks of the trade!
Day: Day1
Shodo Calligraphy
Once you get the hang of it, write the word of your choice on a special paper. You may change from writing on a special paper to a uchiwa fan instead for an additional fee on site.
Day: Day1
Take Home Your Work
Take your masterpiece home to show your friends and family!
Day: Day1
10:00:00 Activity Ends at Wakalture Experience School

Day: Day1

Check In/Pickup Location Details

  • 2 minutes from Yushima station, Exit 6
    3 minutes from Suehirocho station, Exit 2 or 4
    4 minutes from Ueno hirokoji station, Exit A1 or A4
    5 minutes from Okachimachi station, South Exit
    8 minutes from Naka-okachimachi station
    9 minutes from Akihabara station, Electric Town Exit
    9 minutes from Ueno station, Main Exit
    12 minutes from Hongo 3 chome station
    15 minutes from Ochanomizu / Shin-ochanomizu station

Beginners Calligraphy Class

Perfect for guests who want to get a taste for the art of shodo, and open to visitors of all ages!

Pricing Details

Prices Starts From:05-11-2018   Ends On:01-01-2038    Available On:    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Adult (Age 13 & Up) $52
Child (Age 0-12) $26

Min/Max Quantity To Book

  • Maximum 6 tickets can be booked

Inclusion

  • Lesson / Calligraphy materials
  • English-speaking instructor
  • Japanese-speaking instructor

Start Timings

10:00,  11:00,  12:00,  13:00,  
14:00,  15:00,  16:00,  17:00,  
18:00

Duration

  • 1 (hrs) (Approx.)

Schedules

10:00:00 Meet at Wakalture Experience School

Day: Day1
Pratice
Begin by practicing how to handle the brush and ink. Unlike the pencil or pen, it will take a few strokes to get used to.
Day: Day1
Shodo Calligraphy
Once you get the hang of it, write the word of your choice on a special paper. You may change from writing on a special paper to a uchiwa fan instead for an additional fee on site.
Day: Day1
Take Home Your Work
Take your masterpiece home to show your friends and family!
Day: Day1
11:00:00 Activity Ends at Wakalture Experience School

Day: Day1

Check In/Pickup Location Details

  • 2 minutes from Yushima station, Exit 6
    3 minutes from Suehirocho station, Exit 2 or 4
    4 minutes from Ueno hirokoji station, Exit A1 or A4
    5 minutes from Okachimachi station, South Exit
    8 minutes from Naka-okachimachi station
    9 minutes from Akihabara station, Electric Town Exit
    9 minutes from Ueno station, Main Exit
    12 minutes from Hongo 3 chome station
    15 minutes from Ochanomizu / Shin-ochanomizu station

Intensive Calligraphy Class

For guests who want a more in-depth experience, or even those who already have some shodo experience and wish to improve their art, this intensive course will be catered to your needs. With a maximum class size of 3, the teacher will be able to give you lots of time and feedback!

Pricing Details

Prices Starts From:03-02-2017   Ends On:01-01-2038    Available On:    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Adult (Age 18 & Up) $105

Min/Max Quantity To Book

  • Maximum 3 tickets can be booked

Inclusion

  • Lesson / Calligraphy materials
  • English-speaking instructor
  • Japanese-speaking instructor

Start Timings

09:00,  10:00,  11:00,  12:00,  
13:00,  14:00,  15:00,  16:00,  
17:00,  18:00

Duration

  • 2 (hrs) (Approx.)

Schedules

09:00:00 Meet at Wakalture Experience School

Day: Day1
Shodo Calligraphy Intensive Class
Get to grips with the finer points of shodo with this in-depth class, whether you are a beginner looking for a personalized experience or already practice Japanese calligraphy. With 21 years of experience, your teacher will show you need to know to improve your technique.
Day: Day1
11:00:00 Ends at Wakalture Experience School

Day: Day1

Check In/Pickup Location Details

  • 2 minutes from Yushima Station, Exit 6
    3 minutes from Suehirocho Station, Exit 2 or 4
    4 minutes from Ueno hirokoji Station, Exit A1 or A4
    5 minutes from Okachimachi Station, South Exit
    8 minutes from Naka-okachimachi Station
    9 minutes from Akihabara Station, Electric Town Exit
    9 minutes from Ueno Station, Main Exit
    12 minutes from Hongo 3 chome Station
    15 minutes from Ochanomizu / Shin-ochanomizu Station

Activity Detail

Additional Notes

  • An additional fare will be needed on site if you wish to switch from a special paper to an uchiwa fan.

Dressing & Items to Bring

  • Clothing that can get dirty
  • Your class will be held in a local home and will be asked to remove your shoes. Please do not come barefoot.

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