2017 Shorinji Kempo Word Takiai in the USA Design Draft Request

The Taikai Committee has an open call for the coming 2017 World Taikai Poster designs and is requesting design concepts. We are in search of a creative and original design draft among U.S. branches.

All design draft should be electronically submitted no later than - MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2016

All design daft must include contact information (name, branch, rank, e-mail address, and phone number) and your inspiration for the design idea and electronically submitted to the following e-mail address.


Guidelines for the design are as follows:

Poster needs to include the following content

Event Name:        2017 Shorinji Kempo World Taikai in the USA

(We are currently checking the official name with WSKO. I will let you know soon just in case that the official name is different.)

Event Date: July 29 and July 30, 2017
Event Venue: San Mateo Event Center, San Mateo, CA  
File format: .PDF file

All inquiries regarding the poster design draft should be directed to the following e-mail address


Please be noted that your design draft might be modified before the final adoption.

We look forward to receiving creative and original poster design draft representing this very first World Taikai held in the United States.


 Toshiyuki Hisamura