Sugaki Workshop


Duration: 3 hours (AM/PM)
Price: 13,000 JPY / person
Teacher: Jiro Saida


Sugaki Yuzen is a yuzen dyeing technique in which patterns are expressed directly on the fabric using a brush in a painterly style. The pattern is drawn or copied freehand without a draft and then drawn up with brushes of various shapes and sizes. Please answer the form, if you are interested.


Teacher - Jiro Saida

Mr. Saida, who is the owner of his studio named "Tourokuya" in Saitama, started his career as a craftsman in 1998. He learned Hikizome, botanical dyeing and Sumi-ink Sugaki painting. He has exhibited in most of the popular department stores in Tokyo. If you are interested, please notify us through this Google Form.




30 min - Introduction of Japanese dyeing
・Introducing Hikizome methods
・Lecture on the tools and dyes in Japan
・Explaining how to use Shinshi and Hariki

120 min - Lecture and workshop of Sugaki
・Watching Sugaki demonstration by Mr. Saida
・Learning how to do Sugaki and practicing it on the Japanese paper
・Experience of making your original Sugaki Tenugui

30 min -  Feedback and ending
・Let's take a picture with your Tenugui
・Q&A session

If you are interested, please notify us through this Google Form.


    1-5-1 kaminarimon,taitou-ku,Tokyo,111-0034,Japan