Sumi-E Brush Painting at the Anderson Japanese Gardens

The Anderson Japanese Gardens are hosting a series of workshops dedicated to sumi-e brush painting. Some of these classes include youth workshops. Sumi-e means black ink painting in Japanese. Participants will use the beauty of the Gardens to inspire their art works as National Watercolor Society Signature Instructor, Stella Dobbins, demonstrates a new painting from…

JASC Presents “Memories Of Now”

The JASC Legacy Center Presents A “Memories of Now” Seminar Series Presentation which is Co-sponsored by the Chicago Japanese American Historical Society (CJAHS) and JACL Chicago.  There is a special lecture event about  Japanese War Brides In Post World War II America later this month, the featured speaker is Featured Speaker: Sonia Gomez, PhD. This event will…

Chicago – Taiko Summer Camp 2018

JASC – Japanese American Service Committee is hosting a Taiko Summer Camp! Taiko is a style of Japanese drumming that is wildly popular, and known for its deep bass. Taiko drumming is gaining popularity world wide, and is seen at many Japanese Festivals in the USA and abroad. The Taiko Summer Camp presented by resident artists…