It has been more than a week since we had an intensive workshop here in Portland with Machida Gyotei sensei and we are grateful to Urasenke and Oiemoto for sending him to Portland. I don’t remember the last time we had a Gyotei sensei in Portland, but I have studied with them while I was …
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Thursday, October 4, 2012 – 6:00pm: Japan and the Culture of the Four Seasons – Nature, Literature, and the Arts,
Saturday October 6th, 10 am to 2 pm Kimono alterations class
Saturday October 13, 10 am – 2 pm Field trip to …
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We had a kobukusa making workshop a couple of weeks ago, and I promised that I’d post pictures from the workshop. We had 4 participants, and Kate was our teacher. She supplied silk fabric, silk thread, needles, patterns, instructions and sewing advice and help.
Everyone who had brought their sewing kits, …
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Date: Sunday, August 12, 1-3 pm Where: Issoan Tea School 17761 NW Marylhurst Ct. Portland, OR 97229 Make reservations by Friday August 10, 5 pm. 503-645-7058 Fee: $10
We are lucky to have talented students at Issoan. This Saturday August 12 there will be a kobukusa making workshop from …
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