【Kyogen】Talk Event to Commemorate the 1st Anniversary of the Publication of Mon no Jiten – December 4, 2021
An Edo paper-cutting andmon(crest) creation workshop will be held at the event!
Kyogen’sMon no Jiten(Crest Dictionary), released at the end of last year and introduced by Edo Tokyo Kirari, is a book describing the composition and structure ofmoncrests, together with images of the original “MON-MANDALA®” technique of Shoryu Hatoba. It is written by Shoryu Hatoba and Yohji Hatoba, inheritors ofmonsho-uwaeshitechniques for hand-paintingmonon kimono.
On December 4, amoncreation workshop will be held with a talk by Shoryu Hatoba and Yohji Hatoba to commemorate the first anniversary of the dictionary’s release.Monmade usingwashi(Japanese paper) origami can be used to adorn greeting cards or enjoyed in many other ways. We invite you to take part in thismoncreation experience, which has been introduced on TV and is fun for children and adults alike.
Mon no Jiten1st Anniversary Talk & Edo Paper-Cutting andMonCreation Workshop
Lecturers: Shoryu Hatoba + Yohji Hatoba
Date and time: Saturday, December 4, 2021 (1) 11:00-12:30 / (2) 13:30-15:00 (Content is identical for both sessions.)
Venue: International Design Liaison Center (inside Tokyo Midtown Design Hub)
Address: Tokyo Midtown Tower 5F, 9-7-1 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Capacity: 30 people each session
Target audience: Elementary school students and older. (Cutters will be used.) Children from lower elementary school grades are asked to take part with a guardian.
Items to bring: Cutter, scissors. (These will be available for lending as needed.)
Participation fee: 1,500 yen per person (includes 1 Mon Creation Kit); or [Limited event Special Set] Workshop participation + 1 autographedMon no Jiten: 3,500 yen total
* To apply for the Special Set, please request the “Participation Option” in addition to session (1) or (2).
* Books can also be purchased at the venue on the day of the event.
* Please pay the participation fee at the venue on the day of the event.
Where to apply ⇒http://ptix.at/aliN3B
■Kyogen Official Website
京源 | Kamon design
■Shoryu Hatoba Youtube