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Using local wood, carve cute accessories, chopsticks, toys and more. A fun activity for kids and adults alike, make your own souvenir of tour trip to Japan.
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  1. No.1
    Use soft, comfortable and fragrant Kitayama Cedar to make your own chopsticks. Create a personal carrying case colored by Kyoto Yuzen dyeing as a finishing touch.

    USD32.51

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  2. No.2
    Get hands on as you learn the traditional methods of weaving bamboo baskets. With your choice of three styles, the whole family can join and make unique souvenirs.

    From USD35.47

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. No.3
    Gain an insight into the rich craftsmanship and unique architectural works around the town constructed by the renowned architect, William Vories. Experience creating your original Karuizawa wood carving piece and take home your finished product.

    USD73.90

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  4. Make an original rice scoop by branding it, a specialty of Miyajima. It's a unique souvenir to take back home from your trip to Hiroshima. You can also put a brand on a chopstick rest or chopsticks.

    From USD3.94

    Daily
    0.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Use bamboo and learn to make classic toys for children such as a paper gun, bamboo-copter, or a flower vase from cutting to completion.

    USD11.82

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Using just nails and a hammer, turn cedar into a book stand, chair, or tissue box in a fun lesson. You can take your creation home to use and enjoy.

    From USD11.82

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. 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 USD10.64

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  8. Sharpen white bamboo with a small knife as you slowly and carefully bring your tea ladle forth. You can also make a carrying case for the ladle.

    From USD37.93

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  9. Create your own personal and unique pair of chopsticks from smoked bamboo during this workshop! Carve and shape them to be just right for you.

    USD43.35

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  10. Ideal for sado (tea ceremony) lovers, create your own Chasen (tea whisk) for green tea. Use local Takayama bamboo, and learn the secrets of this traditional craft.

    USD34.48

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. Chashaku (tea scoop) is an essential tool in Japanese tea ceremonies. Ideal for sado practitioners, make your own bamboo tea spoon with the famous local bamboo.

    USD46.31

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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