Shugyo Matsuri: Way of the Sword Culture Festival
Time & Location
About the Event
Event Location: Kashimon Dojo 37114 North Thrill Hill Rd, Eustis FL 32736
Way of the Sword is proud to present our free cultural program in partnership with the Kashimon Dojo. More details at www.kashimondojo.com
The Japanese Shugyo Fair invites guests to experience Japanese arts firsthand through interactive and immersive sessions including Kyudo (archery training), Kumihimo (Strand braiding), Iaido (swordsmanship class), Arms and Armor Workshop, Kimono wear, Yokai Folklore, and Nerikomi (pottery), Shodo (calligraphy) and shibori (indigo dying). Sessions will be held in an academic or dojo environment.
Vendor List: Warrior's Wares
Schedule: (Time - Event - Location)
10:00a - Arrivals/Opening Announcements - Veranda
10:15–10:55a - Kimono Club Demonstration: Yukata (30 min) - Dojo
11:00–11:45a - Nerikomi Pottery Demonstration - Dojo
11:50–12:40p - Shodo (calligraphy) - Art Room
CHOICE: 12:45–1:30p - Yokai Folklore (limited space) - Back Room or CHOICE: 12:45–1:30p - Kyudo Archery Class - Dojo
1:35–2:30p - Kimono Club Demonstration: Formal - Art Room
2:35–3:30p - Shibori Indigo Dying Demonstration - Art Room
3:35–4:30p - Arms and Armor: History and Workshop - Dojo
4:35–5:10p - Kumihimo Braiding Demonstration - Art Room
5:15–5:55p - Iaido Swordsmanship Class - Dojo
6:00 - Ending Announcements: THANK YOU! - Veranda
The Shugyo 2020 event is held at a non-commercial and private dojo. Therefore, preserve common sense, high moral standards and respect at all times.
**Schedule may be amended at any time to accommodate instructors or guests.