Sakura Tea Ceremony at Chashitsu at The Loft

Sakura Tea Ceremony Sunday, April 17 at 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., and 4:00 p.m. The Loft at Japan Village – 934 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn Admission: $50 Learn and experience the culture of Japanese tea ceremonies with a professional tea master at Chashitsu at The Loft! Spring Sakura Special Chashitsu offers Japanese traditional tea ceremonies as well as various Japanese sweets to pair with the finest … Continue reading Sakura Tea Ceremony at Chashitsu at The Loft

Japanese Samurai Tea Ceremony at Globus Washitsu

Japanese Samurai Tea Ceremony “Hina Doll’s Festival” Sunday, March 27 Morning session from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Afternoon session from 1:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Globus Washitstu – 889 Broadway at E. 19th Street Admission: $100 Hinamatsuri (ひな祭り) is held every year on March 3 in Japan to pray for the health and prosperity of girls. The stars of this festival are the beautiful … Continue reading Japanese Samurai Tea Ceremony at Globus Washitsu

Learn to Make Bamboo Tea Scoops at Globus Washitsu

CHASHAKU Carving 2022 Saturday, February 19 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway, PHC (at 19th Street) Admission: $100 In the Japanese tradition of tea ceremony, the bamboo tea scoop, or chashaku, is known as the “Tea Master’s Katana.” Tea masters have carved their own chashaku since ancient times. If taught properly, anyone can make a chashaku easily. At this in-person … Continue reading Learn to Make Bamboo Tea Scoops at Globus Washitsu
Masayo Ishigure, koto, traditional Japanese instruments, classical music, tea ceremony, matcha, Setsugekka, East Village, NYC, Japan

Music Lecture and Performance by Koto Master Masayo Ishigure

Music Lecture and Performance by Koto Master Masayo Ishigure Sunday, January 20 from 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Setsugekka East Village – 74 E. 7th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $45 Koto is the theme of the next event to be held at Setsugekka, a charming tea shop I the East Village. Renowned koto master Masayo Ishigure will give a lecture and perform, … Continue reading Music Lecture and Performance by Koto Master Masayo Ishigure
cats, photography, ceramics, NYC, Japan, Setsugekka, tea ceremony, matcha, East Village, Sawami Aoki, exhibition

Setsugekka to Host Photography and Ceramic Exhibition Featuring Cats in the ’80s

Cats in the ‘80s of New York Friday, February 23 through Sunday, March 4 Opening Reception: Friday, February 23 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Cat Tea Ceremony: Sunday, February 25 from 11:00 a.m. until noon Setsugekka – 74 E. 7th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: Free for exhibition ($45 for tea ceremony) East Village teashop Setsugekka will hold a cat-themed photography and … Continue reading Setsugekka to Host Photography and Ceramic Exhibition Featuring Cats in the ’80s