Target Audience:    90-minute venues for parent(s) with children 3 years and above
Program Duration:    A minimum of 90 minutes is recommended
Program Objectives:  Quality time for parents with children to communicate and create
               together while gaining a basic understanding of the importance
               of using their hands, SCISSOR EDUCATION and the magic of

Program Content:

Both seasonal and thematic Parent and Child programs begin with TERIGAMI Scissor Education
and include paper ecology (
Green Art), basic gluing, tearing and cutting exercises that evolve
into finished artwork to take home. Venues vary to include songs,
TERIGAMI Hand Aerobics©,
finger play and story time. Although the basic materials used are Japanese origami, washi and
construction paper, depending upon the program content, mixed media such as marbles, paint,
paper clay, tubes and string can be incorporated.
Elephant dung papers are also available.

Holiday themed programs for any and all ages are available upon request.

At the age of 3, Mizuki joined my Parent and Child "Yo Yo Class" at the Children's Castle.
Continuing my classes, she was joined later by her sister, Honomi. My most faithful student,
for 10 years, she has followed me to new teaching locations. She has become an intricate,
imaginative scissor artist. She and her sister are shown here with their Santa creations.