Beginner Friendly Japanese Shodo Calligraphy Lesson in Kyoto


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Experience the art and culture of Japanese calligraphy in Kyoto. An introductory lesson will be given by an experienced teacher to write with a brush and ink.

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Adult/Child (Age 6 & over)
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Adult/Child (Age 6 & over)
USD 100.29
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  • Duration: 1.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking assistant / Japanese-speaking instructor / Activity fee / Practice tracing equipment / 20 pieces of Japanese writing paper / 2 pieces of hard writing board / 1 hanging scroll / A set of calligraphy tools (thick brush, paperweight, underlay, liquid ink, ink bar) / Bag to take home
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  • 10:00 Meet at Seisho Shohokai Kyoto School
  • Begin Calligraphy Lesson
    青霄書法会2 Get a hands-on experience at writing with a brush on paper. First time writers are welcome to try!
  • Point 1
    青霄書法会5 Begin by tracing simple characters. A guide sheet will be provided and the instructor will be around to assist you.
  • Point 2
    青霄書法会4 Learn about the tools and equipment used in calligraphy.
  • Point 3
    青霄書法会7 Take a memorable photo carrying the large brush.
  • Finished
    青霄書法会6 You can attach your work to a hanging scroll (included in the plan) to display it in your room!
  • 11:30 Activity Ends at Seisho Shohokai Kyoto School
    • Children 6 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Please be on time. Lessons will not be extended in the case of any tardiness.
    • If you happen to get lost, please call the phone number listed on your VELTRA voucher.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 10.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 17:00 local time, 8 business days to 17:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 100.29
USD 100.29

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Language English, Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 1.5 hour(s)
Availability Fri
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