Lovers of arts and crafts will find a large variety of activities to choose from. Check out traditional Japanese arts like pottery, fabric dyeing and kanzashi, or make hyper-realistic plastic food samples. Create your own jewelry and accessories for a wearable souvenir or have fun painting, the choice is yours!
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  1. Cook up some tasty looking food samples, the perfect thing to do in Tokyo! Try your hand at creating your own plastic food art for a unique bit of local culture. From sweets to sushi, take your pick.

    From USD10.16

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  2. Kintsugi is the Japanese art of fixing broken pottery using lacquer dusted or mixed with powdered gold. Create beauty out of breakages, and enjoy a truly unique work of art.

    USD47.05

    Sun, Wed, Thu, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. Learn how to make elegant cut glass in the traditional Edo Kiriko style when visiting Tokyo. Create your own unique designs, and take home a little bit of Japanese culture!
    English Available

    USD30.49

    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Get your hands moving as you learn Origami. This Japanese folk art transforms a sheet of paper into a little sculpture with folding and sculpting techniques, and is fun for all ages.
    English Available

    USD40.65

    Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
    1 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Choose from washcloths, handkerchiefs, T-shirts and more to stencil and dye in a traditional style. Give the classic art of batik a try and carefully lay out your design.
    English Available

    From USD28.04

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
  6. Right in the heart of Tokyo's eclectic Shimokitazawa area, why not enjoy a few hours shaping your own pottery crafts? Beginners more than welcome!

    From USD27.29

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
    1 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  7. Put brush to paper and watch magnificent drawings take shape. Learn the basics of Japanese Sumie painting in a fun lesson with a friendly English speaking teacher, in the heart of Tokyo.
    English Available

    USD18.82

    Sun, Wed, Thu, Sat
    (afternoon)
  8. Create a woven scarf in 4 hours while working with your favorite color and learning traditional Japanese crafts. Take your time and create a uniquely you wearable souvenir.

    USD35.57

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
  9. Handmake your own rosary, perfect as a meditation aid, and a traditional tool of Buddhism in our open cafe. The gentle stone also makes a great present.

    From USD14.12

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  10. Learn the traditional Japanese paper craft of origami in the friendly atmosphere of Asakusa! Create tiny paper cranes, seasonal flowers and more, with help from your expert instructor.
    English Available

    USD28.23

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. With the help of jewelry designer Noriko Hasegawa, make your own silver rings. A lovely unique souvenir of your visit to Tokyo, or a heartfelt way to celebrate your engagement or marriage.

    USD74.19

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  12. Paint on original designs influenced by Spanish art onto ceramic tiles to create colorful home decor, such as clocks and name plaques to decorate your room.

    From USD45.74

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  13. Create your very own unique tenugui hand towel featuring a bright and vivid pattern with traditional chusen dyeing techniques. It makes for a useful and fun souvenir.
    English Available

    From USD47.05

    Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  14. Experience the art of origami with an English or French speaking instructor. See how traditional paper folding turns into fancy home decor or small table-top items you can use everyday.
    English Available

    USD15.53

    Weekend
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  15. Furoshiki are a type of Japanese wrapping cloth traditionally used to transport clothes and gifts, even water bottles. Combine practicality and style!
    English Available

    USD40.65

    Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
    1 hour(s) (morning)
  16. Ride a train about 20 minutes from Shinjuku or Shibuya and try traditional saori Japanese weaving. Even if it your first time, you can create a unique and colorful scarf.

    USD35.57

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
  17. Experience a special sandblasting session where you engrave cute designs on your selected piece of glassware. Great for gifts, souvenirs or for every day use at home.

    From USD28.23

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  18. Decorate your fingertips while learning how to make your very own nail chips. Find your favorite base manicure, add rhinestones and pretty designs to make your personalized nail chips to take home.
    English Available

    USD61.17

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  19. Create a personalized accessory using high quality crystals. Take your creation home with you after the workshop as a memorable souvenir from Tokyo. English assistance available.
    English Available

    USD61.17

    Weekday
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  20. Step back in time to historic Edo as you use high quality materials to mix a gentle scented sachet, perfect for adding a touch of Japan to your home. The instructor will also teach you about incense!
    English Available

    USD56.46

    Thu
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)

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