Explore one of Japan's most beautiful traditions while entertaining your family and friends!
The Asian Arts & Crafts for Creative Kids
series is the first series, aimed at readers ages 7-12, that provides a fun and educational introduction to Asian culture and art. Through hands on projects readers will explore each art—engaging in activities to gain a better understanding of each form.
In this volume, children will learn to perform their own Japanese tea ceremony at home or school.
The simple act of serving tea has been elevated to an art form in the Japanese tea ceremony. The full-color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions in Tea Ceremony
will guide you through all the steps in the traditional Japanese tea ceremony, from setting up a tea tray to brewing and serving real Japanese tea. Five fascinating projects introduce everything you need to know to perform a tea ceremony from start to finish. Handy tips are included to help create an authentic ceremony in your own home. The tea ceremony is a fun—and delicious—way to learn about Japanese culture. It's a perfect way to share a special event with your friends and family.
You'll learn about:
- the history of the tea ceremony
- teas from around the world
- creating the perfect setting
- hosting your family and friends
- and more!