Monday, November 28, 2011
December Open House & Events
Saturday, December 3rd, will be our next Open House for WaSabiDou Antiques & Folk Crafts and Charaku Fine Japanese Tea. Come share a cup of tea, find the perfect holiday gift (tea and tea cups make great stocking stuffers or fine gifts,) or just enjoy the old & new crafts on display.
As always, we have lots of pottery, folk toys, woodblock prints, furniture, textiles, and more.
Recently arrived inventory includes some wonderful black raku
tea bowls by George Gledhill of Payette, ID. Come have a look!
When: Sat, Dec. 3rd, 10am - 5pm
Where: Our showroom at 127 NW 136th Street, Seattle, WA 98177.
On Saturday, December 10th, at 12:00 noon, I'll be holding a tea class at FORTE Music Art Dance Studio on Camano Island. The event is part of their "Holiday Gallery Weekend," which will feature a variety of art media: glass, jewelry, painting, photography, as well as chocolate, coffee, & tea! Come visit if you're in the area and feel the pulse of the island
at FORTE M-D-A.
1095 Essex St Unit A-1, Camano Island, WA 98282 (the location of the old Utsalady Grocery.)
The gallery event runs Dec 10 & 11 from 10am-5pm. For more Info: www.fortemda.com or 360-926-8519.
On Sunday, December 11th, I'll be serving matcha at Tokara Japanese Confectionery in Seattle from 1:00-5:00pm. Chef Tokara is one of the few professional Japanese wagashi makers in the country and has a lovely shop in the Phinney Ridge neighborhood. Our Charaku Premium Organic Matcha will be served alongside her handmade, seasonal Japanese sweets for $5.00 a set. We strongly recommend advance ordering as sweets for walk-in customers tend to sell out. Come enjoy the authentic taste of Japan during this December touryanse Open House.
Where: 6208 Phinney Avenue N., Seattle, WA 98103 (just a few blocks north of the Woodland Park Zoo.) Call for advance orders and inquiries 206-784-0226. www.tokaragashi.com.