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Niseko Cultural School & Momiji Gallery - CLOSED

170-50 Yamada, Abuta-gun, Kutchan-cho 044-0081, Hokkaido
+81 136-55-8585
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Suibokuga classes taught by Artist Nishimura Katuhiro

My sister and I took the Suibokuga Class (Japanese brush & ink painting). I really enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2013
jacqui c
local artists on show

The great thing about the Momiji Gallery is that it showcases local artists. Being an artist... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2013
Canberra, Australia
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Take the opportunity to experience a taste of traditional Japan and immerse yourself in the rich Japanese culture. Ever wanted to have a traditional Japanese tea ceremony and be dressed in kimono? Try Japanese calligraphy or Japanese ink and brush painting (suibokuga)? Small classes up to 6 people (no minimum number) to enrich your holiday in Niseko. Perfect on your own or with friends. English speaking native Japanese teachers. 4 mins walk from Hirafu Seiko Mart. Everything included.
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6 Mar 2013
“Suibokuga classes taught by Artist Nishimura Katuhiro”
2 Mar 2013
“local artists on show”
170-50 Yamada, Abuta-gun, Kutchan-cho 044-0081, Hokkaido
+81 136-55-8585
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Reviewed 6 March 2013

My sister and I took the Suibokuga Class (Japanese brush & ink painting). I really enjoyed the experience, our teacher was very patient - teaching us the different brush strokes required. The afternoon flew by and suddenly it was time to paint our bamboo master...More

1  Thank jacqui c
Reviewed 2 March 2013

The great thing about the Momiji Gallery is that it showcases local artists. Being an artist myself, I always like to see what people are doing when I visit a new place, and a ski resort isn't usually the place to go looking. But this...More

Thank yarrazono
Reviewed 28 February 2013

While in Niseko I took and afternoon off skiing and did a class at the Momiji gallery. The class took us through the different techniques of brush and ink painting. While language was limited the instructor was able to demonstrate the techniques well. The small...More

Thank Sally P
Reviewed 27 February 2013

I took an afternoon calligraphy class while in Niseko, taking a break from skiing after a fall. The class went for two hours and was very relaxing. The teacher was fantastic and patient with my big brush strokes! At the end of the class we...More

Thank Steph W
Reviewed 7 February 2013

I did ALL the activities on offer....Tea Ceremony and Kimono Dressing, Calligraphy and Brush and Ink Painting. Just terrific. The owner of the Momiji gallery is passionate about all things Japanese and she has succeeded in finding friendly and talented local people who present activities...More

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 5 February 2013

My sister and I took one of the Calligraphy classes at Momiji, and I gotta say it was an incredibly rewarding experience. The instructor was very friendly and helpful, she provided clear demonstrations on how to write particular Kanji and gave us ample time to...More

Thank bt37
Reviewed 2 February 2013

Do yourself a favour and go to the Niseko Cultural school . I participated in the TEA CEREMONY and KIMONO DRESSING - such pleasure! A friend took part in the BRUSH and INK PAINTING- he came out beaming with his achievements! It is also extremely...More

Thank NicoleKerger
Reviewed 30 January 2013

My 13 yo daughter and I enjoyed some Japanese culture by learning Ink Calligraphy Kanji writing at the Momiji Cultural school in Niseko. Our Japanese instructor was very clear with her demonstrations and quite patient as we tried our best to learn this unique art....More

1  Thank Janet D
Reviewed 29 January 2013

I recently took 2 classes at the Momiji Cultural School. Both were excellent, and very good value. Both teachers were very talented, and demonstrated the art of calligraphy and ink painting with great skill. Nice to learn more about Japanese culture.

1  Thank possum06
Reviewed 14 January 2012

I took a class in Japanese Caligraphy. 4 in the class, with a skilled Japanese tutor, who demonstrated, explained the reasoning , and then we practiced on our own. The 2 hour class cost y4000, and was well worth it. As well as quality materials,...More

2  Thank scaudwell
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