“The answer is inside of you” All materials are provided. Beginners are welcomed. Lesson— We’ll learn basic techniques, how to paint Bamboo and Mt.Fuji etc, explanations for each material.You finish work on a fine paper square board to take back. If you have particular motifs to learn, let me know. Let's try it too. --What is “white space”? Let’s study the idea of “white space”. This lesson includes historical art guidance too. --Why the ink makes us feel this much peace? Please come to experience it and get relaxed! :) --How to know the answer? This class is not only for techniques but entire world of ink painting. Open your heart! --Is child OK? I’ve seen children performed well.I prepare text for children in each level. I hope you get skills back to your home and share your story of this experience. --How to continue? Visiting shops in Tokyo will be an another fun/Fine materials offered at reasonable price.Please ask. I hope your trip to Japan be a happy one. Please get a lot of inspiration through art and open new door in your life! If you would like a lesson at another time or date, please contact me. I am happy to oblige and am flexible. -Tomoko
Born in Tokyo, studied and graduated art university where I majored traditional painting art. I used to teach Japanese language/culture studies at collage in the US. I enjoy to introduce classic art methods to people. 4 of Solo exhibitions in Tokyo, Kyoto.Many of group exhibitions in the US, Tokyo and Kyoto, almost every year since 1996. Awarded at national art competition. Accepted at national/international competition. City-government official events/workshops at colleges.Major magazines pick up regular class. Website is fixing.Thank you for reading-Tomoko 琳派墨絵クラブ 活動紹介/Rimpa Sumie Club - Interview #1(Japanese) https://youtu.be/ikw_mYNVp0c
Art materials 道具一式 Brush,ink, ink stone, papers...etc
---You'll experience, How to use materials Vocaburaly /information of materials Basic and useful techniques to paint with ink We try bamboo, mt.Fuji and ...etc History and philosophy. Difference of ink paintings in Japan and China. A fine paper board to finish your work. Tea(easy) and nibbles Flexible talking time *Option Full material set to purchase @ 5,500 yen~(1 brush, ink stick, ink stone, 30 sheets of washi papers to practice). Cash only
You might want to have a bag to bring back your art. The paper board size: 242×273(mm)/95×107(inch), Washi paper for practice: size 257×364(mm)/101×143(inch)
Please note that the ink can be difficult to remove, so be sure to wear clothing you don’t mind getting stained. "Samue(=worker's kimono)"is available to use to cover up your dress.