Japanese Cultural Workshops in Suginami
During the Tanabata Festival in Asagaya, Suginami Ward will be offering the opportunity to try your hand at a variety of Japanese cultural experiences. Learn how to make various kinds of sushi, practice the tea ceremony, brush up on your shodo (Japanese calligraphy), craft your own origami peace cranes for Hiroshima Day (August 6) – these are just a few of the workshops on offer. You can even get dressed by a kitsuke professional, who will guarantee that you look your very best in your yukata. Prices for the workshops start at ¥250, and you can sign up for each workshop on this site. You can sign up for one or as many workshops as you like.