Lj and Jack Stewart
Lj Stewart began her practice of Kyudo in 1994 at Zen Mountain Monastery. Kanjuro Shibata Sensei XX of Kyoto, Japanthe official bowmaker and archer to the Japanese imperial familynamed her an instructor in the Heki Ryu Bisshu Chikurin Ha Kyudo lineage in 1998. Jack Stewart began practicing Kyudo in the Samurai, or warrior, style in 1987. Lj and Jack have assisted Marion Taylor in Kyudo programs at the Monastery for more than a decade.