Kyo-Yuzen standard course
The standard course offers yuzen experience by SURIKOMI yuzen(brush stencil) to creat materials.
Making chop sticks course
You can make your own chopsticks with Kitayama ceder.
Furoshiki Wrapping course
Furoshiki is one of Japanese traditional culture to wrap something. You can learn how to use it in this course.
Surigata-yuzen dyeing experience
Why not experience Surigata-yuzen, Kyoto’s stencil-dyeing, and make your own original works. From an array of traditional patterns, you can choose your favorite ones.
You will inlay pure gold and silver into a soft steel base. The craftsman will take care of the final process and ties it to a strap.
There are 6 woodblocks to complete one print. You print them in order and finish the work. We have 2 designs: Heian Shrine and Maiko.
Cloisonne is what colored-grass enamel is put onto a silver based owl design, and then baked at 800 degree C.Your work will be finished as a strap or pendant.
Dorei doll is a white unglazed bell doll, which is originated from ceramic doll started in Kyoto.You will paint a dorei doll and take it home with you.
Folding fan painting
You will paint on an unfolded fan as you like. Let’s make your own fan with the scent of sandalwood.
Shichimi consists of seven kinds of seasonings. You will blend seven flavor herbs and spices as you like. It will be put into a bamboo cylinder.
You will blend three varieties of Japanese incense, then put the incense into a pouche made of Nishijin textile or Yuzen Chirimen fabric.
Spinning Top Koma
Spinning top in Kyoto is made of textile.You coil cotton tapes around the base, and use a brush to coat the koma with fixative.
You put glass powder on the copper base, and our staff will bake your work in the oven. Your work will be finished as a key chain or pendant.
Handweaving table center cloth
Experience weaving by traditional methods using a mini-loom. Weave a table center cloth (20cm×30cm) and take it home as a souvenir.
You can produce original hand-woven scarf using genuine Japanese silk. Silk scarf sized about 20cm×180cm, warm in winter and cool in summer.
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