Okinawan Weaver to Showcase Ryukyu Indigo at Tenri Gallery

Okikazu Maeshiro Solo Exhibition: OKINAWA BLUES Wednesday, November 3 through Wednesday, November 10 Opening Reception: Friday, November 5 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Tenri Cultural Institute – 43A W. 13th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Admission: Free Tenri Cultural Institute will host the first solo exhibition in New York by Okinawa-born weaver Okikazu Maeshiro. In OKINAWA BLUES, Tenri will showcase Maeshiro’s current works … Continue reading Okinawan Weaver to Showcase Ryukyu Indigo at Tenri Gallery

The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part IV

Craft Therapy As the pandemic continues and we find ourselves at home more than ever, many people discovered new hobbies, started crafting, or learned a new skill. Here are two locally based companies that offer Japanese textile crafts in convenient at-home kits. These would be perfect for the crafter in your life looking to learn something new. Japanese Tie-Dye Yamato Indigo specializes in Japanese indigo … Continue reading The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part IV