Japanese Incense Workshop in Matakana - Sunday 21st July // Bali Garden


Come along to this new workshop where you will make your own incense and learn all about incense and it's history in Japan at the Magical Bali Garden at Point Wells.

Sunday 21st July  2 - 4pm

Ema Frost is a very clever Kiwi Artist, whose illustrations and ceramic works sit in many of our countries best galleries, and whose products and merchandise sell in the most stylish design stores and gallery shops. Her style is enchanting - quirky, feminine and colourful, and clearly influenced by her travels throughout the world, usually off the beaten track. Ema is inspired by the mystery and magic found in Japanese and Maori Folklore, and this influence can be seen throughout her captivating and detailed images.

Incense Workshop
Ema is really excited to share this new workshop with you, Kyoto has some of the oldest incense makers and are still thriving there today, it is a big industry in Japan as incense are used daily. In this workshop Ema will share and show you the different types of incense that are used daily in Japan and you will get to make your very own Japanese incense cones. You will take away your set of aromatic incense cones made by you, plus your new skills which will enable you to further your own incense making in your own time to enjoy.

What you will take away:
Complete set of incense cones
A understanding and history

Knowledge and History of this beautiful art form.

Where: Bali Garden, 292 Point Wells Road, Matakana 0986
When: Sunday 21st July 2024
2 - 4pm

Cancellation Policy
All workshops are non-refundable. We can offer you a workshop swap if we have  at least 7 days notice prior to the original workshop date, subject to availability.