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Junichi Mitsubori | Kado Ichika Intermediate Nerikiri Wagashi Course


Junichi Mitsubori




19~20/3 (Tue to Wed)

9:30 am - 6:00 pm


Course Highlights:

🎯 Building upon the foundation of basic Nerikiri Wagashi skills, the Intermediate Level Course introduces essential techniques such as scissor and needle cutting, systematically improving your Nerikiri skills.

🎯 You will learn and become familiar with traditional Japanese Wagashi scissor-cutting techniques, Junichi Mitsubori's original needle-cutting technique, and derivative uses of other Wagashi tools.

Learning Outcomes:

Day 1

💥 Introduction to Intermediate-Level Nerikiri techniques and knowledge

💥 Advanced colouring techniques (colour presentation for different shapes, thread-like smudging techniques, intermediate colour blending techniques)

💥 Demonstrate the correct way to hold scissors and basic techniques

💥 Intermediate techniques with Silk Cloth impression

💥 Conceptualization of Wagashi shapes and creative tool improvisation

Day 2

💥 Introduction of needle-cutting tools

💥 Demonstrate the correct way to hold the needle chopsticks and basic techniques

💥 Presentation methods for various petal shapes through needle-cutting

💥 Six basic needle-cut stylings

📌 "Intermediate Nerikiri Wagashi Course" is also the second part of the Kado Ichika Nerikiri Wagashi Systemic Course - Intermediate Level. It continues from the intermediate course taught by Junichi Mitsubori in September 2023, completing the content of both parts. Participants can take the proficiency exam hosted by Junichi Mitsubori to obtain the professional Nerikiri Wagashi Instructor qualification.

📌 The content of the Kado Ichika Nerikiri Wagashi Systemic Course - Intermediate Level is taught cyclically. Upon completing this course, participants can join Junichi Mitsubori's next intermediate course to qualify for the exam.

📌 Prior experience in making Nerikiri Wagashi is required to enrol on the intermediate class.

📌 The tuition fee includes a Certificate and all materials.

📌 The required tools will be provided to use during the class.

📌 The end time is just a rough estimate and will vary depending on actual progress.

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