Japan Textile Tour 2018

Experience and Discover Japanese Textiles, Culture, and More!

 If your schedule is still open this spring, get an air ticket and travel and learn with us!  Various Japanese textile artists in my network support this tour. It is a flexible tour for 2 weeks during which you can hop-in or hop-off our journey through West Japan. You pay the actual cost of the activities, transportations, meals, accommodations with no markup, and a small affordable coordination fee is extra.   March 24 - April 4, 2018 (You can extend the day before and after the tour. I help for you to arrange the schedule.)   Highlights:   Misao Jo's Farewell Event - SAORI fashion show and movie   Japanese Indigo "Aizome" Workshop in Tokushima    Ancient "Tafu" weaving with natural fiber "Kouzo" in Tokushima    Traditional "Kakishibu" tannin dye in the farm in Okayama    Traditional Arimatsu shibori dye in Aichi    Sustainable business with natural dyers in Okayama    Makers' rural school in the eco-village in Okayama   Japanese crafts/yarn/antique textiles shops in Osaka and Kyoto

If your schedule is still open this spring, get an air ticket and travel and learn with us!  Various Japanese textile artists in my network support this tour. It is a flexible tour for 2 weeks during which you can hop-in or hop-off our journey through West Japan. You pay the actual cost of the activities, transportations, meals, accommodations with no markup, and a small affordable coordination fee is extra. 

March 24 - April 4, 2018 (You can extend the day before and after the tour. I help for you to arrange the schedule.)

Highlights:

Misao Jo's Farewell Event - SAORI fashion show and movie

Japanese Indigo "Aizome" Workshop in Tokushima

Ancient "Tafu" weaving with natural fiber "Kouzo" in Tokushima

Traditional "Kakishibu" tannin dye in the farm in Okayama

Traditional Arimatsu shibori dye in Aichi

Sustainable business with natural dyers in Okayama

Makers' rural school in the eco-village in Okayama

Japanese crafts/yarn/antique textiles shops in Osaka and Kyoto