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Japanese Washi Paper Souvenir Book Making Lesson in Kyoto


Create a one-of-a-kind usable souvenir

Get hands on with traditional Kyoto culture as you make a 40 page book using Japanese washi-paper, bind with string, and finishing with drawing a picture on the cover.

  • 07(和本)
  • 07(和本)
  • 0190
  • 蒔絵
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Japanese Book Making
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  • 07(和本)
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Starting time: 09:00 - 16:00 (Show details)
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  • 09:00 Meet at The Kyoto Artisan Workshop
  • Book Binding Lesson (60 to 90 minutes)
    07(和本) Bind a B5 sized Japanese book with 40 pages using 4-point binding and draw a picture on the cover using a pattern for yuzen dyeing.

    We prepare some patterns you can choose from.
  • Check-out at The Kyoto Artisan Workshop
    • Elementary school students and above can participate in this activity.
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    • You can take your work home on the day.
      Postage will be charged, if you wish to have us send it to you later, which you should pay at the site.
    • This activity is carried out only in Japanese.
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  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
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I had such a good time time at this activity -- I highly recommend it. The staff were incredibly kind and helpful. Aside from making and poking holes in your paper, you are involved in every step, inc...more
The staff here are so nice. They served me right away, even though I came very early. They like to explain a lot about Japanese history and culture. The book binding is organised to be quick and easy ...more
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Japanese Washi Paper Souvenir Book Making Lesson in Kyoto