Kimono Demonstration

Kimono Demonstration

Sachie and Miyako will teach viewers all about traditional Japanese Kimono and Yukata. They will demonstrate how to put on a Kimono or Yukata. Both Sachie and Miyako have been HAJAS members for over 40 years and make many presentations on the Japanese culture and...
Japanese Calligraphy Scroll Story

Japanese Calligraphy Scroll Story

Mrs. Kazuko Ishii was born in Tokyo in 1928 and graduated from Hohseh University (with a major in Japanese Literature). She started teaching in Tokyo and became a Principal of the Shimo Elementary School. After her retirement, she started teaching Japanese penmanship...
Japanese Calligraphy Workshop

Japanese Calligraphy Workshop

Japanese calligraphy is the writing of the Japanese language. Our presenter will teach viewers how to write Japanese characters with a brush and ink. Our presenter has taught calligraphy at our Greater Kansas City Japan Festival for a number of years. ...
Kamishibai Japanese Paper Theater

Kamishibai Japanese Paper Theater

This video will allow viewers to enjoy the world of Kamishibai (Japanese Paper Theaters). Danial Roy will provide information on Kamishibai and its history as well as its connection to Anime and Manga. Starting in the 1920s each Saturday morning would find the...