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Japan has many fascinating traditional arts and crafts to try. Learn how to dye intricate designs onto cloth, paint elegant designs using black ink, or craft your own elegant Japanese accessory. From local pottery styles to traditional decor, don't miss the chance to experience Japan's many art forms.
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  1. 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.

    USD54.66

    Sun, Wed, Thu, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  2. 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

    USD29.52

    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. 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 USD31.70

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
  4. Transform your choice of T-shirt, tote bag, Japanese wash cloth or handkerchief into an indigo dyed piece of usable art. Create something truly one of a kind.

    From USD17.49

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  5. Furoshiki are a type of Japanese wrapping cloth traditionally used to transport clothes and gifts, even water bottles. Combine practicality and style!
    English Available

    USD39.36

    Weekday
    1 hour(s) (morning)
  6. 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.

    USD34.44

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat
    (morning, afternoon)
  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

    USD18.22

    Sun, Wed, Thu, Sat
    (afternoon)
  8. 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 USD45.55

    Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  9. Lesson to make a chic and practical soy sauce bottle out of glass. It is very easy to make even for children, making this an educational and active family friendly tour.

    USD36.44

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, 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

    USD27.33

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. 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

    USD54.66

    Thu
    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  12. Learn Edo Kiriko glass art, passed down through the centuries, and create your very own personal drinking glass or uniquely patterned paperweight.

    USD44.27

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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