My desire to create art comes from my search for the meaning of our existence. I use my artwork as a key to understand others and myself. The most precious thing in my life is the growth process. Art is my guide and mentor....
Friday, May 31, 2013
Itajime Shibori Japanese traditional dye technique
Wednesday 10 am – 1 pm
Workshop fee: ＄80 (Includes Japanese Paper, ink and Supply)
Atelier 121: 121 Buena Vista Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10701
7min. by walk from Hudson Line, “Yonkers” Station
Parking Space can be reserved.
Reservation: 646-255-3479 Shizuko or firstname.lastname@example.org
August 10 - August 11
Saturday & Sunday 10.30 am - 2.30 pm
Course Fee: $185 members / $225 non-members
*Includes some supplies & 8 hours of free studio time
Yasuyo Tanaka became involved in bookbinding and papermaking in 2000. She has worked as a book conservation technician at the libraries of New York Botanical Gardens and Union Theological Seminary as well as for independent artists and bookbinders. She has taught workshops and given lectures at Poznon Academy of Fine Art in Poland, Vilnius Graphic Arts Center in Lithuania, Tochigi Prefectural Museum in Japan, and the Center for Book Arts in NYC.