Background Painting the Studio Ghibli Way

Background Painting the Studio Ghibli Way

March 3, 2018

Mar 3, 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Using only traditional media, Artist Yohichi Nishikawa has worked as a background painter at Studio Ghibli from 2004 to 2014. He will be flying to LA for this special one day only 5 hour painting workshop / art exhibition.
  • Original paintings will be on display and available for purchase.
  • Yohichi's demo will be done using paints, brushes, and paper, specially shipped from Japan.
  • Attendees are welcome to ask questions throughout the painting demo.
  • Workshop attendees are automatically entered into a raffle to win the demo painting (additional raffle tickets will be available for sale to attendees)
$120 per person Sign up now! Seats are limited. No standing room allowed.


1:00pm - 1:30pm presentation 
1:30pm - 3:00pm painting demo
3:00pm - 3:30pm break
3:30pm - 6:00pm painting demo
6:00pm - 6:30pm book signing

Please note:
Outside items without purchase is subject to $10 fee.
Exhibition of the artwork will be on display until March 11th!

Translation assistance by Rie Koga and Will Feng


Tales from Earthsea
From Up on Poppy Hill
The Wind Rises
When Marnie Was There
Wolf Children
The Boy and the Beast
Mary and the Witches Flower
Summer Wars

Some artwork may be paid for in installments. Please for details.