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.