Advanced Traditional Ryukyu Glassblowing Lesson in Naha

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Learn to make beautiful wavy traditional Ryukyu glass during your trip to Okinawa! Assisted by an experienced craftsman, create unique and useful glass objects. Great as a rainy day activity!

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  • Available: Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
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  • Duration: 0.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lesson/materials/firing
Add-ons:
Add a handle + USD 4.85
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Add patterns (bubbles) + USD 7.73
Add patterns (bubbles) + USD 7.73
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  • Duration: 0.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lesson/materials/firing
Add-ons:
Add a handle + USD 4.85
Add a handle + USD 4.85
Add patterns (bubbles) + USD 7.73
Add patterns (bubbles) + USD 7.73
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Starting time: 09:00 - 17:30 (Show details)
  • 09:00 Meet at the workshop
  • Glassblowing Lesson (About 20 minutes)
  • 1.Wind the melting glass around a pole
    img_gb7 Spin an iron pipe to wind melting glass in the crucible with a temperature of about 1,500 degrees celsius!
  • 2. Put iron phosphorus on the surface of glass
    img_gb7 Cool down the soft glass around the pipe to form a shape. It is important to spin the glass at a constant speed.
  • 3. Blow the glass
    img_gb7 Hold the tip of the pipe with you mouth, blow while spinning the pipe.
  • 4. Shape the bottom of the glass
    img_gb7 Flatten the bottom and tighten the mouth of the glass.
  • 5. Attache the ponte pole
    img_gb7 Attach a ponte pole in the center of the bottom of the glass and cut it off from the blowing pipe by hitting the glass against the workbench.
  • 6. Finishing work
    img_gb7 Fire the mouth you cut in the previous process to soften it again, widen and shape it with chopsticks.
  • 7. Completion
    img_gb7 After you completed your work, we will put your glass in a lehr (500 degrees Celcius) to cool it down gradually, and take it out of the lehr in the next morning to hand it to you.
  • 09:20 Activity Ends
Notes
Restriction(s)
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    • Open to children 5 years old or over.
    • Infants must be accompanied by parents.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
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    • You do not have to bring anything in particular.
    • Please wear clothes suitable for the lesson.
Additional Note(s)
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    • You can make one piece per person.
    • You can choose from 7 colors; blue, light blue, green, peach, yellow, orange, and transparent.

      Please note that an extra fee of JPY 860 will be required if you choose peach or orange.
    • We will hand your work to you on the day after the lesson. We can also send it to you. You can pick it up after 9:00 a.m. on the next day. Delivery charge (JPY 1,000 for a parcel of 3 kg or less) is the same all over the country.
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