Mitsubori will teach you his unique Ichikaryu techniques, a perfect blend of traditional Japanese tools and Mitsubori's original skills in this comprehensive wagashi course.
This 2-day workshop will teach you how to use old Japanese scissors skills and Mitusbori's unique Ichikaryu techniques to achieve different effects. In addition, you will learn the chopstick work, a must for professional wagashi artisans and last but not least, the original "Needle Work", which is one of the Ichikaryu techniques developed by Mitsubori.
You will make six wagashi designs in the workshop, including introducing newly developed tools and related techniques. In this 2-day workshop, you will be able to practice and reinforce the traditional wagashi techniques that you may have and get inspiration through the visual aspect of Mitsubori's works. Don't miss the chance to learn from the master!
*Students are required to have prior experience in wagashi making.
*Each student will receive a Junichi Mibori's Kado Ichikaryu Wagashi Tool Set, worth ¥16,500.
*The tuition fee includes Certificate and all materials.
*The required tools will be provided to use during the class.
*The end time is just a rough estimate and will vary depending on actual progress.