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Tombo Dama Cute Glass Bead Making Experience in Osaka


Create a cute glass tombo dama bead!

Melt a colorful glass stick with a burner and learn to create a Tombo dama. These patterned beads have a hole in the middle, perfect to make a necklace out of!

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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
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Starting time: 09:30 14:00
Starting time: 09:30 14:00
  • 09:30 Meet at Satake Glass Ryu Kobo
  • Tombo dama Glass Bead Making (1 hour 40 minutes)
    3 Choose from more than 40 colors to make your unique bead.

    Duration: ~1 hour creation and 40 minutes for cooling.
    (Please wait in the glass shop)

    On Tuesday or Wednesday, you may be able to see the color rod glass in the factory.
  • Lamp Working
    3 Lamp working is a technique to melt glass by burner flame. It is also called flame work. This is how you start to create the Tombo dama!
  • Tombo dama
    3 "Tombo dama" are Japanese traditional glass beads with patterns. The bead also has a hole in the middle. It was used as trading currency between Japan, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Native America because it was valuable at that time.
  • 11:10 Check-out at Satake Glass Ryu Kobo
    • Ages 7 to 69 can participate.
    • A parent or guardian must accompany children ages 9 and under.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Please refrain from wearing synthetic fiber clothing because it is easy to melt. Even in winter, it gets really hot so you will take off your jacket.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 24.
Activity provider
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 17:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


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Duration 2 hour(s)
Availability Weekday
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