Shimizu is a graduate of Harajuku Togasha (Japan).
She then went for further training and studies
in porcelain painting in the prestigious Okura
China Painting School (Japan). This was followed
by her attendance in the Seminar of Porcelain
Art painting at Meissen, Germany.. After that
she studied some more and attained the IPAT Master
Artist & Teacher. On top of this, she also
aimed and obtained the First Class level for the
National Qualification of Painting Expert in Japan.
As she loves to paint, she spend many hours painting
and discovering many new ways of painting, such
as the novelty ways of using luster in painting
. Needless to say she also continues to perfect
her skills in the traditional style of painting.
At present she teaches porcelain painting at
her studio( Matsurika Porcelain Art Studio) in
Tokyo and in Ibaraki prefecture..