Explore the ancient art form of calligraphy with master artist Michiko Imai. Observe how a few graceful brush strokes can bring words to life. Learn about the different styles and  techniques of Japanese calligraphy. Join in and take home a small calligraphy artwork. 

 

Michiko Imai was born and raised in Nara, Japan. She began her studies of calligraphy at the age of four at Baikou Calligraphy School. In 1998, Imai was awarded Shihan, the highest rank in Japanese calligraphy. Her work has been displayed at the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and many other museums throughout Japan.