Tokyo Kintsugi Workshop: Simple Gold Repair Class near Shin Koenji tours, activities, fun things to do in Tokyo(Japan)|VELTRA
Tokyo Kintsugi Workshop: Simple Gold Repair Class near Shin Koenji
 

What to expect

Get introduced to kintsugi, a century-old Japanese technique of repairing broken pottery with gold, silver, or platinum. Learn the basics of this ancient art in a small class taught by highly-acclaimed artisans and create beauty out of breakages.
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Package Details
USD 77.01
USD 77.01

Overview

Morning, Afternoon, Evening
2.5 hour(s)
Available Daily
Without pick-up
Inclusions: Kintsugi experience fee / Material fees / Tea and Sweets

Schedule

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Start time :
10:00

Meet Your Instructors at Kuge Crafts

Start of Kintsugi Experience
A bowl restored and repaired using gold powder
Tea Break
Homemade sweets
Finishing Touches
Gold spots show kintsugi repairs on a porcelain
12:30

Activity Ends at Kuge Crafts

Transportation add-ons

Not available

Location

Pick-up/Check-in Time & Location

Drop-off/Check-out Time & Location

Notes

Restrictions

  • Children 11 years old and above can participate in this activity.

Booking requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)

  • You can book a maximum of 4.

Additional notes

  • You will use a small cup, plate, or other pottery items to learn the technique during class.
  • The owner can speak very basic English. Knowledge of Japanese would be helpful but is not necessary.
  • Participants may bring their own item for the kintsugi class. However, items such as transparent glass, wooden lacquerware, and glassware with a picture on it may not be used.
  • In case you want to use your transparent glass, wooden lacquerware and glassware with a picture on it for the kintsugi activity, please inquire through VELTRA.
  • The finished kintsugi product may be brought home after the activity.
  • If you want to bring your own ceramic, please send a picture of your ceramic through the VELTRA inquiry portal prior to joining this activity.

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Activity Provider KUGE Crafts

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Payment / Cancellation Policy

Payment Methods
  • Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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Tokyo Kintsugi Workshop: Simple Gold Repair Class near Shin Koenji
Get introduced to kintsugi, a century-old Japanese technique of repairing broken pottery with gold, silver, or platinum. Learn the basics of this ancient art in a small class taught by highly-acclaimed artisans and create beauty out of breakages.