Japanese calligraphy (Shodo) Workshop with Junko Azukawa

30th June 2024
Sunday, 1:00pm - 3:30pm - Union Studio


In this Workshop, you will learn various brush techniques, calligraphy styles, stroke order and balance of Japanese characters as well as the history of calligraphy and the meaning of Japanese characters so you don't need to know any Japanese to begin.

$145

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Japanese calligraphy Shodo

Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Ages: This course is designed for adults
(Students aged 15 -18 who are studying art may be able to attend, please contact us to discuss suitability)

June Workshop

  • Date: Sunday 30th June 2024
  • Time: 1:00pm – 3:30pm
  • Location: MAC Union Studio (Level 1, 85 Union Street, Armadale)
  • Course fee: $145 incl. GST

 

Melbourne Art Class welcomes award-winning sumi-e (Japanese Ink) artist, Junko Azukawa to host a 2.5h Japanese calligraphy workshop.

With Shodo, you will learn various brush techniques, calligraphy styles, stroke order and balance of Japanese characters as well as the history of calligraphy and the meaning of Japanese characters so you don’t need to know any Japanese to begin.

Junko Azukawa, a distinguished artist with accolades from both Japan and Australia, brings her expertise to guide participants through the intricate world of Sumi-e. Each student will have the opportunity to choose from a variety of models provided by Junko, working individually on one or two subjects during the workshop.

Discover the essence of Sumi-e with an artist whose work, including the renowned “Bamboo Grove and the Dragonfly,” graces the permanent collection at the National Gallery of Victoria. Join us for a unique artistic experience that goes beyond the canvas, leaving you inspired and connected to the ancient art of Japanese ink painting. Don’t miss this opportunity to create your own masterpiece under the guidance of an award-winning master. Secure your spot now!

All materials are provided, and workshop places are limited to ensure one-on-one tuition.

Junko Azukawa (Japanese Ink, Sumi-e)

11 August 2024
Sunday, 2pm - 4:30pm - Union Studio


15th September 2024
Sunday, 2pm - 4:30pm - Union Studio


Melbourne Art Class welcomes award-winning sumi-e (Japanese Ink) artist, Junko Azukawa to host a 2.5-hour Japanese ink painting workshop. Sumi-e is the ancient art of Japanese brush painting. Traditionally, paintings feature subjects from nature, such as flowers and birds.


$145

Bamboo, Junko Azukawa

11 August 2024
Sunday, 10am -1pm - Union Studio


15th September 2024
Sunday, 10am -1pm - Union Studio


Sumi-e is the ancient art of Japanese brush painting. Traditionally, paintings feature subjects from nature, such as flowers and birds. Melbourne Art Class welcomes award-winning sumi-e artist, Junko Azukawa to host a three-hour Japanese ink painting workshop.


$145

Hanko Carving, Junko Azukawa (Japanese Ink, Sumi-e)

1st September 2024
Sunday, 1pm - 3:30pm - Union Studio


Melbourne Art Class welcomes award-winning sumi-e (Japanese Ink) artist, Junko Azukawa to host a three hour Hanko Seal Carving workshop. Lovers of traditional Japanese art will be familiar with the red stamp or seal often seen on paintings or documents. This seal is used in place of a signature and forms an important part of traditional Japanese culture. 


$155

Even if you have never picked up a pencil or a paintbrush before, our Introductory Foundation Art Courses are designed to guide beginner learners through the fundamentals of drawing and painting through quality art education.

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$304

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