Shikishi Workshop

Date: Sunday, November 14th 2010
Time: 12 – 4 pm
Location: Hiromi Paper, Inc./Bergamot Station

Class: Create your own unique Shikishi Art Board.
Shikishi is a traditional Japanese art board. The word “shikishi” dates back to the Tale of Genji literature in the Heian period. It has been used for calligraphy, poetry, paintings, and more. Makes a one-of-a-kind present!

Teacher: Jay Lizo
Jay Lizo is an artist living and working in Los Angeles. Lately his work is focused on culturally pointed text while maintaining a visually complex composition. Jay’s practice is open in scope and includes paintings, collages and wall installations, just to name a few. In 2008, Jay had a solo show at Sea/Space Gallery, L.A., CA titled Lovely Ladies. Recently he was included in For Fame and Love at Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA, and the Venice ArtWalk, Venice, CA.

Supplies included: 2 Shikishi Boards and a tatami mat frame(see images above), washi paper for collage, some backup art supplies
Class size limited to 12 students maximum.

Price: $60.00
Reserve your spot today by sending us your payment in-store, by phone, fax, or email.
No refunds if cancelled less than 2 weeks before workshop.


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