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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. Learn about the traditional Japanese art of shodo, ink brush calligraphy. Focus your mind, and create your own unique calligraphy piece!
    English Available

    From USD51.62

    Group Discount
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. 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.
    English Available

    From USD36.77

    1 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. Learn to write your name in traditional Japanese characters. Discover the art and beauty of Japanese writing through a calligraphy lesson given by a famous shodo artist, with English assistance.
    English Available

    From USD86.41

    Group Discount
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. You will learn the basics of Shodo, Japanese calligraphy, including how to hold the writing brush and sit. Once you get the hang of it, write your name or favorite kanji on a fan!
    English Available


    1.5 hour(s) (evening)
  5. Try your hand at Japanese traditional calligraphy, using a thick brush and black ink! Learn how to write the kanji character of your choice, and create your own unique souvenir of your visit to Tokyo.
    English Available


    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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