What you'll do
Kyoto is famous for its culture and traditions, and renowned for its art Japanese painting is so beautiful, uses natural pigments, like soil and mineral pigments, the colors are so vivid and special to use, unlike oil and acrylic painting, it is a whole process to start painting, you will know about pigments, the brushes and the japanese paper. We will know what Japanese Painting is, know the basis, the materials and use them. Starting with some definitions, in Japanese and English and talk about the pocess. Then we will put in practice the preparation of pigments, not only japanese ink but colors as well. And finaly we will paint on the Japanese paper and create some art.
I studied Japanese language for 5 years before coming to Japan, I have been here for 5 years and studying Japanese Painting for 4 years. Now I am in the master course of Japanese Painting. I have done some exhibitions in and outside Japan, but more important I love the painting. I speak English, Spanish and Japanese.
Paintings and material
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Where you'll be
We are going to work in a conditioned space, due the activity is not suitable for outdoors we are going to perform all the teaching and practice inside this room.
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 9 guests aged 14 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
The result of the workshop depends on your interest and your abilities on painting. We will use lots of water for the material. Some pigments are toxic, so, try to not bring small children.
Discover Japanese Painting in Kyoto
£30 / person
£30 / person