Woodblock Printing

Produce your own stunning example of this essential Japanese art.


What will I learn in this class?
Experience the beauty of mokuhanga woodblock printing in this hands-on workshop. Carve your image, ink your woodblock with a variety of hues and transfer onto Japanese washi paper for an eye-catching piece of art unlike any other. This class includes a visit to a woodblock carving tool shop on October 26.

Who teaches this class?
Katsutoshi Yuasa is a mokuhanga artist whose work has appeared in London’s Victoria and Albert Museum, the New York Public Library and the Cleveland Museum of Art. A graduate of Musashino Art University and the Royal College of Art and a lecturer at Tama Art University, Yuasa’s woodblock prints graced the Frederick Harris Gallery in an exhibition last year. Yuasa spoke to INTOUCH magazine about his art and inspiration earlier this year.

 

  • Sep 28, Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2, 30, Dec 7 & 14
  • 11am–1pm
  • Toko Shinoda and Yukiko Maki classrooms
  • ¥36,000 (materials fee: ¥8,000–¥18,000)
  • Cancellation deadline: Sep 16
     
  • 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.