Camellia Teas offers courses in Shodo, or the Way of the Brush Calligraphy workshops in the Japanese style with our instructor Johanne Léveillé.

For more information on how to join a workshop or course, or pursue private lessons with Johanne-Sensei, please contact Rebecca.

HIRAGANA: A Dance of the Brush
JUNE 2017: We will be offering a 4-part Hiragana introductory course. Classes are 1 hour and 20 min, include all materials, tea and instruction with Johanne-Sensei. More information on dates and times will be available in mid-May 2017.

Instructor: Johanne Léveillé

Johanne holds a Masters degree in Intercultural Management with a specialty in Japanese culture. During the 15 years she lived in Japan, she trained in private classes with a Shodo master teacher, competing in National Shodo evaluations and receiving her 4th degree license in teaching. Upon her return to Canada, she continued her studies with a Chinese master calligrapher in Montreal and returns to see her teacher in Japan regularly for ongoing instruction. With nearly 30 years experience in Shodo, Johanne-Sensei also teaches Japanese language with JLPT level 1.

For more information on how to contact her for private Japanese language instruction or Shodo lessons, contact Rebecca.