Martial Arts

Enso Center for International Arts

Enso Center is a non-profit international arts organization offering quality instruction in martial arts, fine arts, archery, and other cultural classes. 

Our martial arts programs focus on the health of the person as a whole, encouraging proper body movement and a body-mind connection. All classes are taught in a safe, positive environment by highly skilled, black belt level instructors, passionate about sharing their art with others.

Among programs offered are: Hapkido, Origami, Taekwondo & Tai Chi, as well as Adaptive Recreation Martial Arts & Movement.

People of all fitness and skill levels are welcome.  

Kinder Karate

Introduce your young child to the martial art of karate.

This program teaches basic directional skill and coordination while incorporating the etiquette and terminology of this Japanese art. Students learn basic punches, kicks, blocks, and stances in the form of structured drills and games, as well as developing strength, coordination, flexibility and balance.

The instructors are international champions and current USA Karate Team members.

Classes are taught at the Washington Karate Association, a nationally and internationally recognized school for over 37 years. The Bellevue Dojo is located at 14906 Bel-Red Road, 425-641-8123.

Please have your child wear loose, comfortable clothing.

Kempo Martial Arts

Shaolin Kempo or Kenpo 'Law of the Fist' or 'Fist Law' is a blend of Karate, Kung Fu, and Japanese Jiu Jitsu. It is a complete self-defense system. It incorporates blocking, open hand techniques, and practical kicking.

We work hard to make yours or your child's first experience with the martial arts a safe and productive one. Young people must have personal goals and a caring support system to make their dreams a reality. We will help your child become a strong able and productive member of society armed with character, strong self-discipline, and a healthy self-image.

With our safe and friendly environment your child will gain flexibility, increased physical fitness, strength, and balance. Your child will receive group instruction as part of their introduction to Shaolin Kempo.

For adults, we tailor the art to the individual. Men and women of all ages can benefit from the versatility of Shaolin Kempo. A discipline, sport, art, and way of life, the martial arts offer the adult student many unique benefits. You may be a professional looking for that added mental edge in business, or someone who just wants to feel stronger and be more energetic. In our classes you will gain self-control, self-awareness, flexibility, increased physical fitness, strength, and balance.

Adult students will receive group instruction as part of their introduction to Shaolin Kempo.

All classes are taught by instructors who have graduated the Z-Ultimate University of Martial Arts Professionals, and are held at the Z-Ultimate Self Defense Studios in Redmond at the Bella Bottega Center located at 8862 161 Avenue NE, Suite 107, Redmond, WA 98052.