Flower of Crystal Art Academy Founder Rumi Ishimaru


“Magic to make people smile”
I believe that pastel art has the magic to make people smile.

Just like how pastel art has made me smile when I was first introduced to it,
I would like to bring you on this journey – once you have experienced the magic of pastel art, you will be smiling like a flower.

2010 First pastel art experience
2011 Started teaching pastel art
2011 Released original art “Flower of Crystal®”
2015 Established Flower of Crystal Art Academy
2018 Started online lessons
2018 Started online lessons in English
2020 Established Flower of Crystal Art Co., Ltd
2020 Started Club FCAA, a subscription-based membership
2021 Released Maru-Style Pastel

Now, there are certified instructors within Japan (from Hokkaido to Okinawa) and overseas (including Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Australia, Canada, United States, Germany etc.) I have taught over 1,000 students.


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