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Kaz Kono

Kaz Kono

Kaz Kono
Tokyo 1040045


Background Information

Years Teaching:  10
Years Teaching Clay:  10
Years Working w/Clay:  12
School or Studio:  Polymer Clay Art no Kai
Freelance:  Yes
Specialties:  Exquisite Japanese pattern cane making
First Experience With Clay:  With Nan Roche, before the word 'polymerclay' was used. My work is in her book 'The New Clay' under the name Kaz Yamashita.
Past Teaching Experiences:  Founder of Polymer Clay Art No Kai in Japan
Publication Experience:  My book: Polymer Clay Pattern Book, Nan Roche's book, Sue Heather's book, and Polyinformer, and many others.
Teaching Level:  Professional

Lesson Information

Private Lessons:  Yes
How Far Will Travel:  Around the world
Reimbursed Expenses:  Depending upon the locations
Group Lessons:  Yes
Minimum Number of Students:  5
Maximum Number of Students:  30
How Far Will Travel:  Around the world
Reimbursed Expenses:  Depending upon the locations
Class Prep Time:  Depending upon the class
Maximum Consecutive Days Teaching:  3
Class Listings & Descriptions:  Outside of Japan, usually, one-day workshops

Words of Encouragement to Novice Teachers:

"The experience is the best way to have confidence in teaching. Start with your family or your friends as your students and practice teaching on them."

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