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Japanese New Year’s Wreath Workshop

October 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

- $50.00
Join us for this special workshop on Shimenawa and make your own New Year’s wreath decoration!

The JCC, in partnership with artist, g to y, is pleased to offer this special seasonal workshop on traditional Japanese New Year’s wreath making.

Learn how to make shimenawa, traditional Japanese New Year’s wreaths which are believed to ward against evil spirits and misfortune.

Information

Date: Sunday, October 27th

Time: 3 – 5 PM (2 hour workshop)

Cost: $50 per ticket

Materials: glue, artificial flowers, Obi (Kimono belt), plastic rods, Kimono fabric and other Kimono items

Tools: glue guns, scissors

*All materials and tools will be provided.

Instructor Bio

g to y has been regularly hosting floral and Kimono fabric craft workshops as an instructor for about five years. The annual Kimono fashion show is a collaboration of local artists, chef and musicians and features various elements of Japanese beauty. In 2018, the Kimono fashion show took place at the opening reception of Kujira Japanese Art and Craft group exhibition in the Japan Information Center of the Consulate General of Japan in Chicago. The Kimono fabric scarf sewing workshop was hosted in Berwyn, IL in 2017.

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Details

Date:
October 27
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$50.00
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/japanese-new-years-wreath-workshop-tickets-73162684559

Venue

Japanese Culture Center
1016 West Belmont Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657 United States

Details

Date:
October 27
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$50.00
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/japanese-new-years-wreath-workshop-tickets-73162684559

Venue

Japanese Culture Center
1016 West Belmont Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657 United States