Let’s SHODO and experience real Japanese culture!
All students are welcome even those without Japanese language skills!
Let’s create your own unique souvenir!
Lesson Fee: 4600 yen (1.5 hour)
*All materials are included in the lesson fee.
7 minutes walk from Shinjuku Station (South exit). Easy access from all areas of Tokyo! (Shibuya, Roppongi, Hiroo, Ebisu, Ueno, Asakusa…)
Our school teaches you an orthodox and elegant style of calligraphy based on traditional Japanese and Chinese calligraphy. We can also offer you the option to create traditional or modern calligraphic works of art.
All students are welcome even those without Japanese language skills as we use fully guided English textbooks as part of our course.
According to your request, we can offer you the “Kyu” and “Dan” grading system of calligraphy by using a calligraphic text book “Shosaku”. We can also train you to become certified as a calligraphy instructor.
Miyazaki, Japanese Calligraphy Master, was born in 1979 in Kyoto, Japan. He is a Calligraphic Artist and is an Associate Member of Sogen Shodokai, the largest organization for Calligraphy in Japan. This organization was founded in 1964 by Kaneko Otei, a Pioneer of Modern Calligraphic Art and a recipient of the Order of Culture. He has been studying the art of calligraphy since the age of 10. He was taught by Master Kaneko Takayoshi, Kaneko Otei’s son, who was one of the most highly acclaimed calligraphy artists of all time. Since then, he has mastered various skills and gained in depth knowledge of the different aspects of Calligraphy. As a result, he has won a number of prizes in calligraphic competitions. To name a few, he won the prestigious Mainichi Prize, the best prize that can be awarded to an artist under the age of 23. This was held by the Mainichi Calligraphic competition in 2003. He also won the Sogen Shodokai competition in 2012. He started to teach Japanese Calligraphy since the age of 23.
Finally, he has been a judge panel member of the Sogen Shodokai Competition since 2013.
*2003-2005 Calligraphy instructor in Czech-Japanese Association in Prague.
*2008-2009 Calligraphy instructor in Czech-Japanese Association in Prague.
*2009 Calligraphy instructor in Charles University in Prague.
*2016 Published Calligraphy Textbook for beginners in Czech Republic.