Culture 

 

''Absolutely! It was a pleasure to be involved and Helen and Takeshi were excellent hosts.Very much enjoyed the different aspects, and the chance to learn both the Japanese language and culture''

Jemima Trusswell, Front Room PR 

Connecting you to a new culture

 

Experience the cultural trends of Japan & UK during our Celebrate Culture Events and Workshops
 
Understand a new culture and become fascinated.  It helps you see the world from a new angle.  Whether you are keen to learn more about your own culture or a dive into a completely new culture.  You can begin to appreciate its beauty through various activities including traditional arts and crafts, food and fashion. 
 
You can get you well on your way to understanding a new culture, they are interactive and fun. For example, learn how origami can calm or surprise you or learn how to prepare and enjoy 'afternoon tea’, mince pies for Christmas or Spring flower displays.

The workshops provide a fun, interactive social environment so you can deepen your knowledge and physically engage with the topic with a hands-on experience.

 

Celebrate Japan Culture workshops are tailored for all age groups. Workshop content includes
    •    Origami
    •    Sushi & Sake
    •    English baking
    •    Knitting
    •    Japanese Calligraphy
    •    Antiques
    •    Table etiquette

 

Celebrate Culture events are both popular and great fun. They can be uniquely coordinated to suit schools, community groups and martial arts centres.  
 
They can also be specially adapted for networking and team-building opportunities in the corporate world.  These activities are not the 'everyday norm' so they demand a certain level of concentration, coordination and bring lots of cheer! 

Understand a new culture and become fascinated.  It helps you see the world from a new angle.  Whether you are keen to learn more about your own culture or a dive into a completely new culture.  You can begin to appreciate its beauty through various activities including traditional arts and crafts, food and fashion. 

 

Our events can get you well on your way to understanding a new culture, they are interactive and fun. For example, learn how origami can calm or surprise you and learn how to prepare and enjoy 'afternoon tea'.

Join us at a Celebrate Culture Event 

 
Enjoy Japanese Sake
Saturday 6th October
The Barh Royal Literacy and Scientific Institution
16 - 18 Queen Swquare, Bath
Wiltshire, BA1 2HN
Ticket - £15
7 pm - 9 pm

Sake Donated by Nishinoseki 

Kayashima Sake Brewing was founded in 1873 and is located in Mumisake,near Bepuin Otia Preference on the Japanese island of Kyushu The brand Nishi-No-Seki was named by the second president of the company. Nishi refers to Western Japan and the seki means a Yokusuna (a great sumo champion)

Tickets incude homemade Japanese nibbles , salad and Sushi by Mamiko's Kitchen

Tickets email : Yukie Scott - y.scott@meaa.org.uk

''Fantastic cultural day event, you gave us a great understanding of the Japanese culture, in a fun and innovative way. Looking forward to your next event''

 Rich Watts Programme Manager, Fujitsu

Bristol Japan Cultural Showcase  
Saturday13th October 
 
The Elmgrove Centre, Elmgrove, Cotham
Bristol BS6 6AH
10am - 4pm
Experience traditional Japanese Culture at a charity event to aid Bristol Children's Hospital
Activities include:
Kimono wearing experience
Traditional flower arranment
Calligraphy
Japanese Tea Ceremony
Origami Folding
 
Tickets : Adults £2 Child £1 Children under 5 go free  

''The Celebrate Japanese Culture event was very well organised. Helen you are very professional and put a lot into the organisation which I appreciated"

 

Alex Morgan Director, Abbey Communication        

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