Shoji Arts Blog

Misgivings about thanksgiving

November 19, 2022
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Let gratitude equal respect.

After a lifetime of misgivings about thanksgiving, it has taken me some years to crystallize what I believe today.

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Shoji Arts is permanently closing

July 16, 2022
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Thank you again, from the bottom of my heart, for Shoji Arts.  It has been an utmost blessing to work with you in the capacities of healing touch, shiatsu, Thai deep tissue massage and yoga, to work so closely with your bodies and energies and the stories of your lives.  May we continue our work together whether we’re near or far.

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Brigh the Witch

June 27, 2022
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Brighit has been reading Tarot for clients for over 4 years and her practice draws from Astrology, Human Design, Psychology, Emotion Research, Somatic Practices and Spiritual Teachings to provide Holistic Insights and Grounded Guidance.

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Catherine Stone

June 22, 2022
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Welcome Catherine to the Shoji Arts team as an intuitive energy worker, tarot reader and licensed massage therapist! Catherine’s approach is very holistic, their goal is to ensure their clients feel fully supported and accepted for optimal healing to take place.

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Cuban Dance Wellness Program

June 19, 2022
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Join Clara Nieto, Shayna Grajo, and Korana Stipetic in a 4-week blend of Cuban Dance, body awareness and building connections! Classes starting July 5 culminate in a social dance party on Saturday, July 30.

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Manuela Amzallag, A Calling in the Medina—Marrakesh

June 15, 2022
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Shape, light, color and texture tug at my senses like an intoxicating fragrance.  The urge to capture an instant jolts my mind into full aliveness.  It can be as simple as two shadows gliding across a wall, a gracefully errant wilting flower, or catching the look of a stranger in an uncanny instant. I lift my camera.  Awe, curiosity, energy and stillness combine to create what begs to be framed. 

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June Dance at Cherry Arts

June 1, 2022
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June Dance 2022 at the Cherry Arts and Shayna Grajo are pleased to present the workshop Movement, Meditation & Massage on Tuesday, June 7 from 7:30pm-9:30pm at Cherry Artspace.

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Helen Ming Tseng

May 24, 2022
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The transition marked by death reminds me that honoring death and life as inseparable, coming to embrace both and fear neither, is to honor the relative and absolute.

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Foot Soaks

April 28, 2022
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See our menu of foot soaks lovingly made by Charlene!

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Gallery Night Ithaca—Sam Fratto

April 22, 2022
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In just two weeks the gallery opening for PAINTING! by Sam Fratto will be held at Shoji Arts, 120 N. Aurora St. #7B, on May 6 from 5-8pm, first Friday gallery night in downtown Ithaca!

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