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Fun and Photos on the Blog!

Fun and photos on the blog! The Japanese Art Adventures Blog lets you know whenever any new or updated Web pages appear on our website. Don't miss our new finds, updates and adventures.

Apr 26, 2020

Shop books at Japanese Art Adventures

There are some beautiful Japanese art and craft books out there in the world. Here are a few of them that I own and adore...

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Apr 26, 2020

Imari Ceramics

Imari ceramics is the Westernised name that has been given to porcelain from the Arita disctrict of Saga Prefecture.

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Apr 26, 2020

Let's go on a Japanese Art Adventure!

Japanese Art Adventures - workshops for adults and children inspired by Japanese arts and crafts!

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Apr 22, 2020

Japanese Art Workshops

On this page you will find information about upcoming workshops in different Japanese arts and crafts

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Apr 22, 2020

Japanese Woodwork - Chigiri Butterfly Joints

Japanese woodwork - Making a wooden plate using Japanese chigiri butterfly joints

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Apr 22, 2020

Saga Nishiki Japanese Weaving

Saga Nishiki Japanese weaving commonly called "Saga Brocade", but it is so much more than that.

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Apr 22, 2020

Yuzen Dyeing from Japan - Information and Techniques

Have you ever heard of yuzen dyeing? In Japan, it is regarded as the quintessential art of painting silk for kimono.

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Apr 22, 2020

Tsumami Kanzashi - Japanese Folded Fabric Flowers

Geisha and maiko wear tsumami kanzashi in their hair. They are the beautiful floral decorations that geisha and maiko change with the months and seasons.

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Apr 22, 2020

Sashiko Embroidery

Japanese sashiko embroidery - from functional form to modern fantastic flair! Sashiko, as the name suggests, is a needlework craft originating from Japan.

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Apr 22, 2020

Melinda Heal Textile Artist

Melinda Heal is an Australian textile artist who has spent many years studying the techniques of Katazome stencil and Yuzen dyeing.

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