Syunbou INOUE(井上 春卯)

Syunbo Inoue was born in 1940 in Hagi city, Yamaguchi prefecture. Accepted into apprenticeship to Shoshin-Kai (書神会), studied under Shiho Oda in 1972.

1982 to Present: Founded calligraphy school ‘Sekichiku’(石竹), teaching handwriting and brush styles to ages 3 to adult.

He has been involved in volunteer activities by holding calligraphy classes for cancer patients at Public Oncology Treatment Centre since 2013 when he got his cancer treatment there.  Also holds a monthly class at Kubo Hospital Imabari since 2014 and a quarterly class at Saiseikai Imabari Hospital since 2017.

Awards:

1994 awarded Mainichi prize at Mainichi Shodo exhibition
Awarded education ministry’s award at national Syoshin Kai Calligraphy Exhibition.
2009 awarded the Grand prize at Mainichi Shodo exhibition in 2009

Memberships:

Member of Examining Meeting at Mainichi Shodo Kai(毎日書道会)
Member of Examining Meeting for Shoshin-Kai Headquarter since 2010

Donated works:

2010 Shiraishi Hospital in Imabari, Ehime - Wagan Aigo  
2013 Public Oncology Treatment Centre in Matsuyama – Saiouga Uma
2014 Kubo Hospital, An Aged Care Facility in Imabari - Wagan Aigo  
2016 Imabari Nursing School
         Imabari City Hospital
2017 Saiseikai Imabari Hospital - Wagan Aigo