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“Shodo” Calligraphy 《Private session》


In the YANESEN calligraphy classroom deepen your understanding of Japanese culture.The everyday use of brushes has almost disappeared.We hope you will calm your mind by experiencing this ancient Japanese tradition.

2 people~7,800 JPY/person.
10 people or more 6,800 JPY/person.
1 person only 9,800 JPY.



■ Private lesson
2 people~7,800 JPY/person.
10 people or more 6,800 JPY/person.
1 person only 9,800 JPY.


 Max.36 people available,

   For groups of 8 or more, please contact us by e-mail.✉

Above prices include:
- The calligraphy lesson by instructor.
- You write special card = Sikishi (traditional card) with your choosing word.
- Instructor fee.
* 10% tax will be added.


about 1 hour total


・Your name to Japanese KANJI&Writeing : ,3,500JPY

・Print to T-Shirts : 7,800JPY each

Required items

comfortable clothing

- This activity is wheelchair accessible, please ask more details.

- Please be ready at least 15 minutes prior to the start time.
- If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.
- Please feel free to take photos throughout the experience.


-We will send you a SQUARE invoice mail for payment as soon as your preferred experience program and date and time are confirmed. Please make the payment.
-It is possible to pay according to the payment method of SQUARE paymant such as credit card, debit card. We do not accept with cash payment, same-day payment, postpaid.
-Payment must be completed by 5p.m Tokyo local time on the day 2 days prior to the your reserved date and time.
-Any cancellations made less than 48 hrs in advance(local time) will be charged the full booking amount.
-Email confirmation will be sent once payment is received.


Venue / Contact 

Yanaka3-13-7,Taitou-Ku,Tokyo, 110-0001

+81 (0)3 5834 7025


If canceled after 17:00 Tokyo local time, 2 days before the your reserved date and time, 100% of the total price (tax included) will be charged.-The reservation will be confirmed after payment is completed.

Explanation on Shodo (5mIn)

Explanation of brush, paperweight, Sumi(ink), Suzuri(ink well), Hanshi(thin paper). We explain how to hold and care for a brush before you write.

Practice basic strokes (20min)

Practice some very basic strokes that form Japanese Kanji (Characters) : Vertical, horizontal, diagonal and more.
Practice copying example kanji.

Practice your favorite word (20min)

Choose your favorite kanji (Character) and practice.
Hands-on experience to write beautifully by yourself.

Write it on shikishi (traditional card) (10min)

Write your favorite word on shikishi. The instractor apply your wote by Rakkan (traditional stamp) to complete.

Your name writter in Kanji (optional 3500JPY)
Large group avalable on request.

As a parting gift receive a card in Kanji, for your gift, for yourself, we translate to Kanji fyour name, family name, favarate you like.  by our professional calligrapher.

optional 2200JPY / 1 card.

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