Future workshops at Shizuka Ryokan include: Japanese cookery, Sashiko and Boro, Sumi-e painting, Calligraphy, Ikebana, Seasonal Yoga Retreats, Sake tasting, Furoshiki, Japanese gift wrapping, Wagashi, Origami, Mizuhiki, Temari, Japanese book binding, Japanese tea ceremony, Kokedama, Kimono wearing, and SAORI weaving. To stay up to date with upcoming workshops and events at Shizuka Ryokan be sure to sign up to our newsletter, and follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

Shizuka Ryokan will be rife with creativity and sustainability this October during a three day SAORI Japanese weaving workshop.

Leanne O’Sullivan from Kimono House Japanese Textiles & Craft is returning to Shizuka Ryokan for a one-day boro workshop on Sunday, February 9.

Rieko Hayashi is coming to Shizuka Ryokan this November. Rieko’s one-day workshops combine yoga and healthy Japanese food.

The Summer Seasonal Yoga Treat combines the ancient oriental wisdom of seasonal living, yoga practice, macrobiotic cooking and Japanese shiatsu massage. Join Lars Skalman and Cate Peterson for a weekend retreat at Shizuka Ryokan.