Workshop

We provide customized tsumami workshop
  according to your schedule and your skill.
 
Try this great experience in TOKYO!

Our Tsumami workshop is a hands-on, special experience just for you.
You will learn everything you need to feel confident in your Tsumami making skills.

We have three types of workshop as shown below. Choose the workshop in accordance to your goal!
 
”Incredible! I never knew something so traditional and beautiful was something that I could create myself. I hope to do this again in the future. ” from Canada

"Instructor was very knowlegeable and friendly. Infact, would love to take more workshops. Very pleased!!!" from Hawaii
 

After 3days course, you have a chance to level up with the great Master!
There are further steps to level up your skills and opportunity to learn from Master artisian "Kinuyo Tomura", who has been working on tsumami for over 60 years. There is also a chance to be a certified teacher of "Tsumami-zaiku Association" in Tokyo, Japan. Details coming soon....

1.Experience traditional Tsumami technique
For beginners, who want to try out a traditional way to make Tsumami.
 
✓Target skill level: Beginners
✓Activity time: 1h 30 min.
✓Items: "Shikishi" (Japanese wall decoration)
✓Price: ¥5,400 (tax, materials and rental tools fee all included)
 
✓Contents:
a. Small lecture about historical kanzashi,
traditional tools, and materials.
b. Learn how to make an accessory using
two basic techniques, “Maru-tsumami”
(round type figure) and “Ken-tsumami”
(sharp pointed figure).
 
Maru-tsumami "Shikishi


 
 
 
 
 

2. One day traditional Tsumami lesson

One day lesson for who wants to learn deeply about traditional basic skills.
 
✓Target skill level: From beginners~
✓Activity time: two lessons, total 4 hours (1 hour lunch break included)

✓Items:
*lesson1: Maru-tsumami "Shikishi"
         (Japanese wall decoration)
*lesson2: Ken-tsumami "kanzashi"
         (hair ornament)
✓Price: ¥12,000
 
✓Contents:
a. Small lecture about historical kanzashi,traditional tools, and materials.
b. Learning two basic techniques, “Maru-tsumami”(round type figure) and “Ken-tsumami”(sharp pointed figure).
c. Learning how to make "Fuji-sagari" (Tsumami petals forming a Japanese wisteria
 
Maru-tsumami "Shikishi

kanzashi


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

3. Three days Intensive course
It is a course where you can learn from basics to advanced level of Tsumami in three days.
 
✓Target skill level: From beginners
✓Activity time: three days, fifteen hours(one hour lunch break each day included)

*Day1: Five hours lesson1,2,3
*Day2: Five hours lesson3,4
*Day3: Five hours lesson4,5
 

✓Items:
*lesson1: Maru-tsumami "Shikishi"
         (Japanese wall decoration)
*lesson2: Ken-tsumami "kanzashi"
         (hair ornament)
*lesson3: "Shichigosan*" 3 years old kanzashi
        (flower making)
*lesson4: "Shichigosan*" 3 years old kanzashi
        (kanzashi arrangement)
*lesson5: "Dan-Giku ( Chrysanthemum )" 2 way clip
 
* Shichigosan is a Japanese traditional children's ceremony
 
✓Price:
     1. ¥62,000
    (tax, equivalent to ¥17,000 Tsumami basic tools set and Ten colours Chirimen set included)
     2. ¥58,000
    ( without above tools set and Chirimen set, tax included)
 
✓Contents:
Maru-tsumami, Ken-tsumami, double layers, adjusting heights, fuji-sagari (Japanese wisteria), chrysanthemum, 2 types of fabrics
 
Shichigosan_Kanzashi

Dan-Giku ( Chrysanthemum )



If you have an interest,
please ask us from this contact form.
  contact
 
or mail to us!
  info@tsumami-kanzashi.com

 
Workshop is held mainly at Tokyo Asakusabashi
       ICHIRIN-DO

Tomomi Yamashita , Instructor


"Nice teacher and I learned how to make Tsumami step by step. Thanks so much and I enjoyed the class a lot:) "  from Hong Kong
 
”Everything was great! All the materials were ready and we moved efficiently through the steps. It`s awesome. I love learning traditional crafts!"  from Alaska

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