Kyoto Zuikougama Pottery Experience tours, activities, fun things to do in Kyoto(Japan)|VELTRA
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Kyoto Zuikougama Pottery Experience
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What to expect

Try your hand at making the famous local Kiyomizuyaki pottery at Zuikogama, which has been creating high quality pottery in Kyoto since 1771.

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Pottery Wheel Plan
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Price per Adult/Child :
Adult/Child
USD 30.19
USD 30.19
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Adult/Child
USD 30.19
USD 30.19
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Learn the basics of pottery using an electric pottery wheel. Watch as your chosen vessel takes shape, under the watchful eye of your instructor.

Duration: 40 minutes
One pottery craft is included.

Overview

Morning, Afternoon
Available Daily
English
Without pick-up
Inclusions: English-speaking assistant / Pottery Experience / Apron and Protective Clothing

Schedule

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Start time :
10:00

Check in at Zuikogama

Start your Pottery Experience!

Pottery Wheel Explanation
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Preparation

Create your Pottery!
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Finishing Touches
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Done!
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Activity Ends at Zuikogama

Transportation add-ons

Not available

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Notes

Restrictions

  • Children of elementary school age and above may participate.

Additional notes

  • Pottery items can be sent to your desired address after baking, approximately one to two months after the activity.
  • Free parking available (10 spots).
  • The staff of this activity can speak conversational English.

Required items to bring & attire

  • There is an additional fee for shipping, to be paid directly at the studio. The fee will depend on the destination, and shipping outside of Japan may be expensive.
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Handbuilding Pottery Plan
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Price per Adult/Child :
Adult/Child
USD 33.83
USD 33.83
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Adult/Child
USD 33.83
USD 33.83
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The most traditional form of pottery, mold your clay by hand into your desired shape. You can choose to make a tea bowl, plate, coffee cup, beer mug or other crafts, assisted by your instructor.

Duration: ~ 1 hour
One pottery craft is included. You can create an additional craft for 500 JPY, or two for 1080 JPY.

Overview

Morning, Afternoon
Available Daily
English
Without pick-up
Inclusions: English-speaking assistant / Pottery Experience / Apron and Protective Clothing

Schedule

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Start time :
10:00

Check in at Zuikogama

Start your Pottery Experience!

Preparation
手びねり
Build the Base
手びねり2
Shaping
手びねり3
Finishing Touches
Cut
Baking
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Activity Ends at Zuikogama

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • Children of elementary school age and above may participate.

Additional notes

  • Pottery items can be sent to your desired address after baking, approximately one to two months after the activity.
  • Free parking available (10 spots).
  • The staff of this activity can speak conversational English.

Required items to bring & attire

  • There is an additional fee for shipping, to be paid directly at the studio. The fee will depend on the destination, and shipping outside of Japan may be expensive.
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Pottery Painting Plan
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Price per Adult/Child :
Adult/Child
USD 33.83
USD 33.83
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Adult/Child
USD 33.83
USD 33.83
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A fun course for the whole family, from kids to adults! Paint your favorite design on our smooth white pottery, a perfect memento of your visit to Kyoto.

Duration: ~ 1 hour
One pottery craft is included. You can create an additional craft for 500 JPY, or two for 1080 JPY.

Overview

Morning, Afternoon
Available Daily
English
Without pick-up
Inclusions: English-speaking assistant / Pottery Experience / Apron and Protective Clothing

Schedule

View All
Start time :
10:00

Check in at Zuikogama

Start Crafting!
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Preparation
絵付け
Polishing
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Explanation
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Color Preparation
絵付け4
Start Painting!
絵付け5
Done!

Activity Ends at Zuikogama

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • Children of elementary school age and above may participate.

Additional notes

  • Pottery items can be sent to your desired address after baking, approximately one to two months after the activity.
  • Free parking available (10 spots).
  • The staff of this activity can speak conversational English.

Required items to bring & attire

  • There is an additional fee for shipping, to be paid directly at the studio. The fee will depend on the destination, and shipping outside of Japan may be expensive.

Reviews

Wonderful experience, different and one of a kind

2017/05/23 Couples Peta

My partner and I attended, the experience was very informative and enjoyable. We made three pieces each and even went a bit outside the box or their suggested shapes as we both make pottery at home, this was fine.

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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 7 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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Kyoto Zuikougama Pottery Experience
Try your hand at making the famous local Kiyomizuyaki pottery at Zuikogama, which has been creating high quality pottery in Kyoto since 1771.