STUDENTS

現在、教室に在籍する生徒は50名以上。日本はもちろん近年はアジア、 ヨーロッパそしてアメリカから生徒が集まっています。その中から数名をご紹介します。

We currently have an enrollment of more than 50 students. Students come from Japan, Asia,
Europe and U.S.A. in recent years. We would like to introduce some of them to you.

  • Eva Faro (Spain, Barcelona)

    Q / Why did you decide to go to The Shoemaker's Class?
    A / I chose the school with several criteria: teacher (bespoke shoemaker with style of shoe that caught my attention), availability of intensive training (with content that fitted my needs), shared space with other students (to see others peoples works) .

    Q / How was the class?
    A / Excellent training, with skilled and experienced shoemakers and teachers. I was practicing the hand-welted sewing process, the thread preparation and stacked heel creation. It was good for completing and fixing my knoweldge of this construction method.

    Q / What are your future goals?
    A / Keep improving skills on handmade shoe construction (hand-welted and other methods) and uppers making! In the future, learning last-making!!

  • 高木 愛莉 Eri Takagi

    夢は故郷で自分の工房を持つこと。
    「この教室では、様々な分野の経験豊富な方々のお話を聞くことが出来る機会が多くあり、刺激を貰います。理学療法士として医療現場で経験してきた事と、自分がこれから作る靴が繋がっていくことを目指し学んでいきたいです。」

    Her dream is to launch her workshop in her hometown. "In this classroom, there are a lot of opportunities to hear stories of experienced people in various fields, so I get inspiration. I would like to learn to connect experience working in the medical field as a physical therapist and the shoes that I make from now.”

  • 松野敬 Takashi Matsuno

    ライフワークとして靴作りを始めて10年。
    「先生は国内はもちろん、海外の靴作りにも精通していて知識も豊富ですね。いろいろ通いましたがこの教室にたどり着きました。」

    It has been 10 years since he started shoemaking as his lifework. Student's comment: The instructors are acquainted with domestic and overseas shoemaking, who have rich knowledge as well. I had been to many shoemaking schools before, finally I discovered this class.

  • Svetlana Yachnaya (USA)

    I wanted to challenge myself and grow in my career. Learning shoemaking is allowing me to approach design in a new way, considering all step of production. The skills I will gain through my tudy and the new friends I have made were definitely worth moving across the world for.

  • 大倉かおり Kaori Okura

    普段は会社員として働きながら、趣味として靴作りを始める。
    「時間はかかりましたが、デザイン、型紙から作り始めた靴がだんだん完成に近づいていくのが楽しくてウキウキしながら通っています!」

    She works as office worker, started shoemaking as hobby. Student's comment: It took a lot of time for shoemaking but I am pleased and excited to see that my shoes are getting nearer to be completed; I started from design and also pattern making.

  • 是永真奈 Mana Korenaga

    現在大学2年生。体験コースを受講中。
    「作っている時間は集中しているので1日があっという間ですが、家に帰ってから毎回身体が痛いです。靴作りがこんなに大変だと思いませんでした。」

    She is in her second year of University study, and has been joining Trial course. Student's comment: I concentrated on making shoes during class and every class passed by like a flash. I found that I have sore muscles after going home. I have never imagined shoemaking is such hard work.

  • 李 鍾明 I Jonmin (South Korea)

    靴職人を目指し韓国から日本へ移住。「元々靴が好きだったのですが いつの日か靴を作れるようになりたい!という思いが強くなっていました。三澤さんの素敵な靴と古典的な靴作りを集中してじっくり学べることに満足しています。」

    To be a shoemaker, he moved to Japan from South Korea. Student's comment: I originally like shoes."I want to make shoes by myself some day", this will has grown stronger, gradually in my mind. I am happy with Mr.Misawa’s marvelous shoes and being able to learn traditional shoemaking carefully with concentration.

  • トー・チェン・ヤウ Tor Cheng Yao (Singapore)

    シンガポール出身。ロンドンの大学在学中に靴と出会い、現在はイギリスブランドのセレクトショップを展開する渡辺産業で働きながら靴作りを学んでいる。「先生は経験豊富で、世界各国を自分たちで作った靴を履いて旅をしています。 彼らは私の経験を素晴らしいものにしてくれ、いつか自分の靴工房を持つという夢に向かって私を刺激し続けます。」

    From Singapore. He discovered the shoes world when he studied at University in London. While he is working at WATANABE & CO.,LTD., which is a select shop providing UK brands, he currently studies shoemaking. "The teachers are well-experienced and have themselves been on their own shoe making journey in different parts of the world. They have made my experience an amazing one and continue to inspire me towards my dream of having my own workshop one day."

GRADUATES

卒業後は、自身のお店をオープンする方、靴業界で活躍する方、 そして海外で活躍する方など様々です。その中から数名をご紹介します。

After graduating from our class,one student opened a store,
another student is active in the shoe industry. We would like to introduce some of them to you.

  • Taro Ishida (Netherlands)

    2016年3月に卒業
    オランダ、アムステルダム出身。2018年に自身のブランド「TARO ISHIDA」を立ち上げる。 その天才的なデザインセンスから一躍、世界的ブランドになる。

    Graduated from March 2016
    Born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. In 2018 he launched his own brand "TARO ISHIDA".Become a global brand by his genius design sense.
    http://www.taro-ishida.com

  • John Chung (Singapore)

    Mason and Smith Shoe Shine Bar 代表
    2017年11月に卒業
    World Championship in Shoe Shining 2018(London)で優勝

    Mason and Smith Shoe Shine Bar president.
    Graduated from November 2017
    The winner of the World Championship in Shoe Shining 2018(London)

  • Satoshi Takano

    2018年3月に卒業
    イギリス、ロンドンへ渡り、独立へ向け現地の熟練職人の元で修行中。

    Graduated from March 2018
    He moved to London and he is training under a skilled shoemaker for his independence.

  • 川﨑 功大 Koudai Kawasaki

    2019年3月に卒業
    卒業後はオーストリア、ウィーンへ渡り、独立へ向け現地の職人の元で修行

    Graduated from March 2018
    He moved to Vienna, Austria and he is training under a skilled shoemaker for his independence.

  • 長島 竜太 Ryuta Nagashima

    長島靴店代表
    2018年埼玉県熊谷市にオープン。

    Nagashima Shoe Shop president,
    launched in Koshigaya, Saitama, 2018
    Instagram @nagashima_kuten

  • 石田 昌博 Masahiro Ishida

    オキザリス靴工房代表
    2017年神楽坂に
    店舗兼工房をオープン。

    OXALIS shoe workshop president,
    launched in Kagurazaka, Tokyo, 2016.
    www.oxalis-workshop.jp

  • 高橋 文哉 Fumiya Takahashi

    Kilin 靴修理代表
    2016年高円寺にオープン。

    Kilin repair shoes president,
    launched in Koenji, Tokyo, 2016
    http://kilinshoes.jp/

  • 土井 正裕 Masahiro Doi

    Philosophii Leathers代表。
    自身の革製品ブランドで
    靴を展開予定。

    Philosophii Leathers president,
    He is going to handle shoes
    in his own leather goods brand.
    http://philosophii.com