Intro to Japanese Calligraphy

Learn the techniques, meaning and majesty behind the ancient art of calligraphy.

What will I learn in this class?
After mastering the strokes of Chinese characters that comprise calligraphic works, students work on their own themed pieces. Hanging scrolls and painting boards provided. Rental calligraphy sets (¥500) are available.

Who teaches this class?
A master calligrapher and graphologist, as well as a master writer of certificates, diplomas and awards, Shoran Fukuhara began teaching calligraphy in the United States in 2012. Fukuhara is a member of Shizuoka Suibokuga Association and holds a business degree from the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh.


  • Oct 23
  • 10:30am–12pm
  • Toko Shinoda and Yukiko Maki classrooms
  • ¥4,500
  • Cancellation deadline: Oct 15


  • By registering, Members accept the inherent risks in activities where social distancing requirements cannot be followed, and they agree not to hold the Club liable in the case of injury, illness or contraction of COVID-19 during these activities.