Turning Japanese

Kilobyte Level

with Mutsuko Bonnardeaux

Tuesday afternoon July 15th

Cost $39 ($37 plus materials fee of $2)

Immerse yourself in Japanese language and culture. Come along and learn to read and write the Japanese alphabet and learn some simple conversation. You can also try your hand at some calligraphy, Japanese card games and some origami if there is time

You will need to bring your pencil case

Mutsuko has taught Japanese language and culture in a number of centres while living around  Australia including a Rudolf Steiner school in Bowral, NSW. She was sent as Cultural Ambassador to Broome to teach Japanese in various schools there by the Hyogo Cultural Centre. She has also taken a group of young children to Japan for a cultural exchange

Mutsuko is also a renowned artist. Blending techniques borrowed from Japanese chigiri-E (torn paper) and collage with her experience with glass mosaic, oil painting, batik and ceramics, her art depicts Western Australian wildflowers and landscapes and is in collections both locally and overseas. She has exhibited in Tokyo, Paris, Brussels, Siena (Italy) and San Francisco in addition to regular exhibitions in Perth, Canberra and Sydney.
 

Thinking Ahead Extension Workshops ABN 50 017 429 348
PO Box 171 Como WA 6952