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An artistic form of writing with a base in Zen Buddhism, shodo calligraphy is done using brushes dipped in black ink. Friendly instructors will show you how to write the kanji characters of your choice, allowing you to discover more about the language. Available in Tokyo, Kyoto and other locations.
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  1. 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.
    English Available

    From USD92.03

    Review Rebate
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  2. Try your hand at the flowing and delicate art of Japanese calligraphy, also known as shodo. Join a lesson held at a traditional Kyoto townhouse and learn to elegantly scribe kanji characters.
    English Available


    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Experience Zen in the monochromatic traditional Japanese art of shodo (calligraphy). Learn how to write kanji characters in a friendly environment and enjoy the meditative process of putting brush to paper and creating your own elegant works of art.
    English Available


    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. 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.
    English Available


    1.5 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Learn the art of Japanese calligraphy at the home of a professional instructor in Kyoto. Master brush strokes, write your favorite kanji character and take your final work home as a souvenir.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD135.17

    Group Discount
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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