Traditional Natural Earth Fabric Dyeing Experience in Kumamoto, Kumamoto tours & activities, fun things to do in Kumamoto | VELTRA

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Traditional Natural Earth Fabric Dyeing Experience in Kumamoto

かみや 泥染め体験05

Natural earth dye

Experience dyeing fabric with traditional methods using natural soil from the local areas of Yamaga city. Create patterns with beautiful earth tones from the red clay.

  • かみや 泥染め体験05
  • かみや 泥染め体験01
  • かみや 泥染め体験02
  • かみや 泥染め体験03
  • かみや 泥染め体験04
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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
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Starting time: 12:00 14:00 16:00
Starting time: 12:00 14:00 16:00
  • 12:00 Check-in at KAMIYA
  • 12:00 Step 1
    かみや 泥染め体験01 Filter natural red clay harvested near Fudogan in Yagama to create the dye.
  • Step 2
    かみや 泥染め体験02 Dye the fabric using the tie-dye method.
  • Step 3
    Wash it gently until the water turns transparent.
  • Step 4
    Coat the fabric to prevent color from bleeding.
  • Step 5
    かみや 泥染め体験05 Dry until completed.
  • 14:00 Check-out at KAMIYA
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Come in casual attire.
Additional Note(s)
    • Silk and cotton are available as base materials. You can make a cotton handkerchief or a scarf in 7 different sizes.
    • It takes about a day to dry. Please come to pick it up or it can be sent to you after drying.
    • This tour will be held only in Japanese.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 10.
Activity provider
Some Tezukuri Koubou Kamiya
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 2 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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