|July 15, 2016|
|7:30 pm||to||9:30 pm|
Watermelon Tea Ceremony – Love is in a Matcha Bowl
Friday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Harney & Sons Fine Teas – SoHo – 433 Broome Street (between Crosby Street and Broadway)
Tea ceremony master Souheki Mori of Tea-Whisk,will debut her signature “Watermelon Tea Ceremony” at Harney & Sons Fine Teas – SoHo.
For this special occasion, Japanese ceramic artist Hideminy New York has created lovely handmade matcha tea bowls.
Hideminy New York was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan, where she earned her degree as a fashion designer. Her move to New York City expanded her creative interest in ceramics. In 2016, she appeared in a film about ceramic art of Japan, and her candleholders have been commissioned by the Palace of Versailles in Paris.
Souheki Mori was born in Chiba, Japan. She studied under the Japan Association of the Tea Ceremony and was certified as a Japanese tea ceremony master in 2003, holding the title of Jufuku-an. She established Tea-Whisk Inc. with her husband, Junya, in New York City to introduce the beauty of the Japanese Tea Ceremony. She has hosted matcha classes at events at institutions such as The American Museum of Natural History, Japan Week NYC, Japanese sushi kaiseki restaurant KOSAKA, and many others around the Tri State area.
Space is limited and pre-registration is required. To reserve your spot, please visit Eventbrite.