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Make your own unique pottery creations as a useful souvenir of your trip to Japan. Using hand-forming, potter's wheels or other techniques, watch as your cups, bowls and plates take shape. Try special local styles, like creating shisa lions in Okinawa, or paint pre-made ceramics to match your home. Perfect for crafty guests or those traveling with kids.
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  1. No.1
    Drop in for a beginner and all ages friendly ceramics making lesson at the Tokoname Pottery Ceramall. After making a unique creation, you can relax at the cafe.

    From USD13.92

    Daily
    0.5 - 1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. No.2
    Glaze a cute brooch, pendant, or other simple shape and decorate it as you like. It makes for a great present or memory of your trip, and you can take it home the same day.

    USD11.68

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
  3. No.3
    Enjoy a relaxing journey on a taxi to visit locations where you can take your time to tour around. Indulge in forests or sand dunes or stop by historical sites to learn more about Tottori.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD217.14

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. Visit the cultural spots of Tottori along with the sand dunes on a convenient taxi. Or get hands-on with decorating traditional Ushinoto ceramic ware for a memorable time in Tottori.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD92.50

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  5. From trying out a potter's wheel to kid-friendly hand forming and painting experiences, enjoy creating your own ceramics in Yamagata.

    From USD14.61

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Draw pictures on earthen bells, a traditional lucky charm to bring fortune in studies, health, or success. Create a cute personal good luck charm.

    USD11.68

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. Create your own hand made Japanese tea cup by working fresh clay. Even small children can join in and make a fun thing to use everyday at home.

    USD35.05

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Learn about the 400 year history of Arita and Imari pottery on a private tour, and enjoy a blend of European and Japanese culture in a unique melting pot.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD194.75

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  9. Discover lovely Takeo City in Saga. Visit the Shidayaki Pottery Kiln, where high quality ceramics are still produced with traditional attention to quality.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD77.90

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  10. Create your very own traditional Bizen-ware Pottery using a hand wheel. Stop by to witness the unique climbing kiln used to fire the ceramics to get the distinctive texture.

    From USD12.62

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. Design and paint your very own classic Tamba ceramic. Spend time learning the tradition and history of Tamba ceramics as you decorate your own kitchenware.

    USD8.76

    Daily
    0.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  12. Discover the art of Tamba ceramics by making your very own on an electric pottery wheel. Learn the techniques that dates all the way back from eleventh century.

    From USD24.34

    17%
    OFF
    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  13. Learn the traditional way to make a unique accessory, from decorating a large Shogi piece to making pottery or dyeing cloth with friendly instructors.

    From USD10.52

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  14. Make your own original ceramics in an art class that is set up for beginners, with everything you need to make your own clay work already prepared.

    USD19.47

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  15. Learn how to use an electric potter's wheel and try making different shaped ceramic containers, up to 3 or 4 items. A great plan for the whole family to enjoy.

    USD38.95

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  16. After relaxing in the hot springs of Ikaho Onsen, take some time to create your own one-on-a-kind pottery art, decorating a Japanese tea cup to suit your tastes!

    USD21.42

    Daily
    0.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  17. Experience making 'ikahoyaki' pottery, a form of ceramic art that dates back to before the Meiji era! Our iron-rich clay creates deep earthy colors.

    USD42.84

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  18. How about trying ceramic art when visiting Ikaho hotsprings? The iron-rich clay creates unique colors, a perfect addition to the decor of your home!

    USD53.55

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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