Best Calligraphy performance in Kyoto

Unique Experience

Ryokufu I.

Kyoto
English, Japanese (Native)
1.5 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 10 people

For this calligraphy experience, I'll begin with an introduction to the art. After that, I'll provide a demonstration and you'll get some hands-on experience and a certificate when you're finished. Then I will give a calligraphy performance as my way to express myself. And at the end of the show, you'll receive a gift.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

5 minutes north of JR Nijo station

Introduction: learn about its background and the history of the Japanese language

Demonstration: learn how to write calligraphy

Hands-on experience: you may bring back your calligraphy

Certificate: get Japanese calligraphy certificate with your name in Japanese

Performance: I will give a calligraphy performance as my way to express myself.

Gift: at the end of the show, you'll receive a gift.

Ending Point

5 minutes north of JR Nijo station

What to Expect

Recently, calligraphy performances have become a popular method among young calligraphers to reach an audience, rather than exhibiting works after they are complete. The performance idea has gained the calligraphic art new fans. Calligraphy expresses a person’s personality and gives a good insight into that person’s way of life. It touches the heart and somehow, clears the mind.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Calligraphy experience, calligraphy performance, certificate

What‘s not included

transportation to Nijo station

Important Information

The session takes 1.5 hours.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 48 hours prior to meeting time
  • 80% Refund - 1 day(s) prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - less than - 24 hours before the meeting time

Reviews

J

Joakim

Apr 8, 2019

Authentic and interesting Tea ceremony

I would recommend this activity for all people going to Kyoto. The ceremony gave a feeling of being part of the old traditions of Japan. We also had our daughter of two years old with us and Ryokufu had good care of children and made it possible for us to participate.

Ryokufu I.

Thank you for visited me to tea ceremony. I had good time your group. I hope you had good time in Japan!

$93/ per person

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