Camp Japan

キャンプ 日本


Who says you can't be a fierce warrior and a skilled artist? Samurai did it all -- and kids can too -- in a unique summer camp here at our dojo!

Weapons Practice at Camp Japan, Suginami Aikikai, San Francisco

Weapons Practice at Camp Japan, Suginami Aikikai, San Francisco

CAMP JAPAN
DATES: June 22-26, 2015
LOCATION: Suginami Aikikai and SF museums and parks   
TIMES:  9:00 am - 3:30 pm daily, demo last day at 3:30
AGES: 8-14 years

CAMP JAPAN is a unique day camp combining martial arts, art and culture. Lead by black belts, artists, musicians, and art educators, Camp Japan encourages kids to build their creativity, coordination, collaboration and self-defense skills in an immersive experience that engages all the five senses!

Highlights:

  • Aikido Training

  • Taiko Drumming

  • Japanese Block Printing

  • Samurai Codes & Armor at the Asian Art Museum

  • Aikido Weapons Training: bokken, jo, tanto

  • Shibori Indigo T-shirt Dyeing

  • Rolling and Tumbling

  • Meditation

  • Sketching & Shinto-symbol searching in the Japanese Tea Garden

  • Brush Painting

  • Mochi Eating

  • Anime and Manga chill time


PRICES & REGISTRATION at this link:

http://bit.ly/1crcDxH

QUESTIONS? Contact: Daisy Colchie – bewithart@gmail.com


Learning Taiko Drumming at Camp Japan, Suginami Aikikai, SF

Learning Taiko Drumming at Camp Japan, Suginami Aikikai, SF

Shibori-Style Indigo Dye, Camp Japan, Suginami Aikikai, SF

Shibori-Style Indigo Dye, Camp Japan, Suginami Aikikai, SF

Holding a Katana Blade at the Asian Art Museum, Camp Japan, SF

Holding a Katana Blade at the Asian Art Museum, Camp Japan, SF

Brush Painting, Camp Japan, SF

Brush Painting, Camp Japan, SF

Questionable Samurai at the Asian Art Museum, Camp Japan, SF

Questionable Samurai at the Asian Art Museum, Camp Japan, SF