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Beginner Ceramics Experience near Nagaoka


Make your own unique ceramic creations in Nagaoka with this fun class for beginners. Enjoy the feel of the clay and let your creativity go wild!

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Starting time: 10:00 12:00 14:00 16:00
Starting time: 10:00 12:00 14:00 16:00
  • 10:00 Meet at Ceramic Art Classroom TOUKU
  • Start Creating your Craft (about 2 hours)
    You can make a coffee cup, a bowl, a big pot, a deep vase, a dish, and other art objects using 1kg of clay.
  • Kneading (chrysanthemum kneading)
    8uqgr6n4 Working on kneading the clay to make it easy to use. It is called chrysanthemum kneading because the clay looks like a chrysanthemum when you are finishing kneading.
  • Molding
    fl01.1 Shape your clay by hand to get the exact shape you want!
  • Whittling
    ybq0074z When the material is semi-dry, whittle it with a metallic spatula and fix the overall form.
  • Unglazed Baking
    hhbbx4qe Bake your craft at a temperature of around 800 degrees to strengthen the clay.
  • Applying Glaze
    ibmp3391 Our glaze is called 'Uwakusuri', and it leaves a glossy glass-like finish.
  • Firing
    tccsalc6 Fire for 9 hours at 1,230 degree, and wait for 3 days for your creation to cool (done by staff)
  • It takes about 1.5 months until completion
    igi9cthn You can return to pick up your craft or arrange to have it shipped to you (postage is not included.)
  • We hope you had fun!
    • Children 3 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Additional Note(s)
    • It will take about 1.5 months for you ceramics to be complete. Please either return to pick it up for arrange to have it shipped to you (postage not included).
    • This tour is run entirely in Japanese.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 10.
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Cancellation Policy
  • No cancellation fee charged.


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