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Morikami hosts workshops on diverse cultural arts taught by local and guest instructors. Workshops include taiko drumming, Japanese tea ceremony, sushi making, haiku and more.

Kitsuke: The Art of Kimono Dressing Workshop
1:00PM, Saturday, October 3, 2015

October 3, 2015

Tea Ceremony Workshop
1:00PM, Saturday, November 7, 2015
1:00PM, Saturday, January 9, 2016
1:00PM, Saturday, March 5, 2016

2015-2016 Schedule November 7, 2015 January 9, 2016 March 5, 2016 The workshop is a prerequisite for those who have never taken a tea ceremony class, but wish to start studying sado.

The Art of Japanese Paper Wrapping Workshop
10:30AM, Saturday, December 5, 2015
1:30PM, Saturday, December 5, 2015

  2015-2016 Schedule December 5, 2015 2 sessions offered

Introductory Japanese Language Intensive Workshop - Part I
1:00PM, Saturday, December 5, 2015

 

Haiku Workshop
10:30AM, Thursday, January 7, 2016

  WORKSHOP DETAILS 10:30am – 12:30pm Free with paid admission Location: Morikami Theater Individual reservations are not necessary. Seating is first come, first served. What is a haiku?  How do I write one?  Join Yaddyra Peralta a poet and writer, in this hands-on workshop and learn to write your own original haiku using our own Japanese garden as your inspiration. This workshop …

Furoshiki: The Art of Japanese Fabric Wrapping Workshop
10:30AM, Saturday, January 16, 2016
1:30PM, Saturday, January 16, 2016

  2015-2016 Schedule January 16, 2016 2 sessions offered

Adult Mini Workshop: Calligraphy
11:30AM, Saturday, January 23, 2016
1:30PM, Saturday, January 23, 2016

 

The Way of Taiko: The Heartbeat of Japan
11:00AM, Sunday, January 24, 2016
2:00PM, Sunday, January 24, 2016
11:00AM, Sunday, March 13, 2016
2:00PM, Sunday, March 13, 2016

2015-2016 Schedule January 24, 2016 March 13, 2016 AM and PM sessions offered on both days WORKSHOP DETAILS Sundays 11:00am - 1:00pm or 2:00pm-4:00pm $50, advance registration required. Location: Morikami Theater The workshop will include an introduction to the history of taiko. Participants will be taught how to understand sounds and movements, i.e.  how to connect nature and the meaning of body movement. They …

Introductory Japanese Language Intensive Workshop - Part II
1:00PM, Saturday, February 6, 2016

 

Guest Artist Workshop: Paper Cut Art with Hiromi Moneyhun
2:00AM, Saturday, February 20, 2016
10:30AM, Saturday, February 20, 2016
2:00AM, Saturday, July 9, 2016
10:30AM, Saturday, July 9, 2016

2015-2016 Schedule February 20, 2016 July 9, 2016 2 sessions available per day

Basics of Sushi
10:00AM, Sunday, March 6, 2016
10:00AM, Sunday, April 24, 2016

2015-2016 Schedule March 6, 2016 April 24, 2016

Introductory Japanese Language Intensive Workshop - Kanji
1:00PM, Saturday, March 12, 2016

Sumi-e Ink Painting Workshop
10:30AM, Saturday, June 25, 2016
10:30AM, Saturday, July 16, 2016
10:30AM, Saturday, August 13, 2016

2015-2016 Schedule June 25, 2016 July 16, 2016 August 13, 2016

Bon Odori Dance Workshop
10:30AM, Saturday, July 9, 2016
10:30AM, Saturday, July 30, 2016

 2015-2016 Schedule July 9, 2016 July 30, 2016

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