Craft a Kiyomizu Souvenir Cup in 30 Minutes

【Outline】

Make you own and only cup in the whole world!

Besides going to Kiyomizu in Kyoto, why not also come in contact with other traditional culture of Kyoto? Using an electric potters wheel, you can make your own original cup. In a pottery that has a history of 250 years, professional pottery artists will support you. Therefore, even beginners can make a cup that is thin and light in only 20 minutes. As a memory of your trip to Kyoto, as a present to your precious person, lets make a beautiful cup that is unique in the world!

【Highlights】

Learn from professional pottery artists in a pottery established in 1771.

Craftsmen will gently support you, so beginners don’t need to worry.

Make an item with a high state of completion which is thin and light.

Close to all the super popular tourist spot in Kyoto, so you can experience this in between sightseeing.
* Duration: 30 minutes
* Starts: 京都市東山区八坂通, Japan
* Trip Category: Classes & Workshops >> Pottery Classes




【Outline】

Make you own and only cup in the whole world!

Besides going to Kiyomizu in Kyoto, why not also come in contact with other traditional culture of Kyoto? Using an electric potters wheel, you can make your own original cup. In a pottery that has a history of 250 years, professional pottery artists will support you. Therefore, even beginners can make a cup that is thin and light in only 20 minutes. As a memory of your trip to Kyoto, as a present to your precious person, lets make a beautiful cup that is unique in the world!

【Highlights】

Learn from professional pottery artists in a pottery established in 1771.

Craftsmen will gently support you, so beginners don’t need to worry.

Make an item with a high state of completion which is thin and light.

Close to all the super popular tourist spot in Kyoto, so you can experience this in between sightseeing.

Itinerary

You wil make a cup by putting clay on the potter’s wheel. The staff will kindly give you advice about your work and also take pictures, so even if you are a beginner you can enjoy this experience without worries. After this, while keeping your desired product in mind, choose your favorite color from the 5 types of glaze (colors) white, amber, lemon, blue,and bronze. Our craftsmen finish up your work carefully by hand. “Kiyomizu-yaki,” a traditional craft, is known for its high quality and excellent design. To keep the quality high, the process of firing is essential. It takes one and a half to two months for your work to be delivered to you. Once it is finished and in your hands, we hope your handiwork will serve as your favorite for a long time to come.

Stop At:

• Kyoto Zuikougama, Kiyomizu Temple, 385-5 Yasaka Kamimachi, Higashiyama-Ku, Kyoto 605-0827 Kyoto Prefecture