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Korin_Mari
02-06-2013, 04:05 PM
Shigehiro Kasahara is a professional kitchen knife craftsman who is certified as a Master of Japanese Traditional Crafts (dentoukougeishi) for blade grinding and sharpening by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry. He has participated in competitions and has won several awards including All Japan Knife Show in 1993, Sakai Blades
International Design Competition in 1996, Kinki/Chugoku/Shikoku Traditional Craft Fair in 2006.

He will be visiting New York for the first time and will be holding a demonstration at Korin on March 2rd.

It is a free event from 2pm to 5pm.

There will be a promotional in-store sale during this time. What promotion has not been confirmed.

If you can make, we would love to see you there. :)

heirkb
02-10-2013, 01:15 AM
I'm definitely going to try to be there.

wenus2
02-10-2013, 09:11 AM
Sounds amazing, wish I lived closer.

edredlee
02-11-2013, 05:15 AM
Any chance at a second demo on Sunday for folks working Saturdays!? Please!?

Korin_Mari
02-11-2013, 12:19 PM
Any chance at a second demo on Sunday for folks working Saturdays!? Please!?

Oh no! I wish you could come. We'll be filming it, so I'll be sure to throw it up here. :)

Korin_Mari
02-11-2013, 12:20 PM
I look forward to seeing you there and meeting you in person! :D

ThEoRy
02-14-2013, 11:28 PM
The title says March 3rd but in the body it says the 2nd. Which day will this be so I can plan accordingly?

Korin_Mari
02-15-2013, 01:23 PM
2nd. Sorry typo and by the time I noticed it was too late to edit. D:

don
02-15-2013, 08:52 PM
Too bad I'm not in NYC, would be great to attend.

TheDispossessed
02-15-2013, 08:54 PM
awesome, i'll try to make it!

Korin_Mari
02-19-2013, 10:15 AM
awesome, i'll try to make it!

Great! I can't wait to see you there! :D

Korin_Mari
02-19-2013, 04:55 PM
Finalized details of the event!

Place: Korin Showroom
Date & Time: March 2, 2pm to 5pm
3 Hour In-store Promotion: 15% off Knives (excluding Glestain) only during hours of the event.
In-store Raffle: #8000 Grit Kitayama Fine Stone!

ThEoRy
02-19-2013, 05:11 PM
Looks like I'm working that night!! Maybe I'll stop by in the next day or so after the food show and say hi.

Crothcipt
02-19-2013, 05:15 PM
Damn my jet is in the shop that day. Well every day of my life so. Have a great show Mari, sounds like a great time.