Monday, October 31, 2011

Kakuouzan festival

Autumn festival in Kakuouzan temple 29-30,Oct. Last Saturday evening I went to Kakuozan festival. It was near 5 o'clock evening but there were crowded.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Okazaki castle

Next week 3,Nov the public holiday in Japan. At that day the public tea
party will be held in the Okazaki castle garden. (
Our master Isogai will be charge in the garden ceremony. We students will
work for it. I will be too and little nervous.


Shrimp Shibori

Last night I made up a new Shibori work. The last motif was Mukade centipede
and it was unpopular during girls. It was little shocked and I made gentle
motif this time. This is silk Shrimp Shibori muffler. The pictures came
from a fabric pieces. Shibori site (


Monday, October 24, 2011

Mikoshi march festival 2

Mikoshi is a heavy. The male Mikoshi weight is about 600kg. 60 men carried
it on their shoulders and snake dance on Ozone shopping street. (
There were the female and children's Mikoshi as well. People marched and
chantted the traditional words for cheer up festival.


Mikoshi march festival 1

Ozone Mikoshi march festival at 23 Oct. It is one of the biggest festival in Nagoya city and about 200 people attended ( Mikoshi is the portal shrine that people carry it on their shoulders and march.


Sunday, October 23, 2011

Showa ward festival

Showa ward Autumn festival in Tsurumai park at 23,Oct.( Last Sunday a local community festival was held there. The flea marcket and food stalls were opened in the park. People saw the music and dance performances too..

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Osu festival 5

The final Oiran march at 5 o'clock 16,Oct. 3 Oirans and other adult people were same as yesterday. 3 little girls Kamuros were changed. The march was surrounded by many people and I was little scared it would be a panic. The offical site