Who says you can't be a fierce warrior and a skilled artist? Samurai did it all -- and kids can too -- in a unique summer camp here at our dojo!
DATES: June 27-July 1, 2016
LOCATION: Suginami Aikikai and SF museums and parks
TIMES: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm daily, demo last day at 3:30
AGES: 8-14 years
CAMP JAPAN is a unique day camp combining martial arts, art and culture. Lead by black belts, artists, musicians, and art educators, Camp Japan encourages kids to build their creativity, coordination, collaboration and self-defense skills in an immersive experience that engages all the five senses!
Japanese Block Printing
Samurai Codes & Armor at the Asian Art Museum
Aikido Weapons Training: bokken, jo, tanto
Shibori Indigo T-shirt Dyeing
Rolling and Tumbling
Sketching & Shinto-symbol searching in the Japanese Tea Garden
Anime and Manga chill time