Creativity Beyond Boundaries: Japanese Calligraphy

April 7, 8:30am - 10:00am PDT. Hosted at The Garage at Microsoft Vancouver

About this FieldTrip

This field trip to The Garage at Microsoft Vancouver will showcase Kisyuu who is a Japanese Calligrapher in Vancouver. She will talk about how she came to the calligraphy world (both in Japan & Canada) and started creating different forms of calligraphy artworks such as the modern art style of calligraphy. Then you will engage in hands-on activities creating your own calligraphy guided by Kisyuu. Supplies will be provided, so just bring your creativity & expression with you.


  • 8:30-9:00 am, light breakfast + coffee/tea

  • 9:00-10:00 am, talk + hands on creative fun with Japanese calligraphy

About your Host: The Garage at Microsoft Vancouver provides opportunities for employees to pursue their creative curiosity from DIY in the makerspace to deeper technical knowledge with events, programming and access to tooling. The Garage often partners and collaborates with the community and the team is excited to host the Creative Mornings Field Trip.

Instructions: Upon arrival, please take the elevator to the 7th floor.