Create Your Very Own Chochin Portable Lantern

【OUTLINE】
Create your very own Chochin lantern! You can write your name, your favorite characters, and designs on your lantern. It will make the perfect souvenir for you or your friends.

【HIGHLIGHTS】
・Paint and letter a Japanese traditional handicraft “chochin,” (portable lantern).
・Use your imagination to create a one-and-only artwork by painting and writing on your lantern.
・Be reminded of Japanese culture everytime you use your lantern.
・You can freely take photos during the experience.
・Easily accessible from Asakusa! Please enjoy sightseeing after the experience!
* Duration: 1 hour
* Starts: Taito City, Japan
* Trip Category: Classes & Workshops >> Painting Classes




【OUTLINE】
Create your very own Chochin lantern! You can write your name, your favorite characters, and designs on your lantern. It will make the perfect souvenir for you or your friends.

【HIGHLIGHTS】
・Paint and letter a Japanese traditional handicraft “chochin,” (portable lantern).
・Use your imagination to create a one-and-only artwork by painting and writing on your lantern.
・Be reminded of Japanese culture everytime you use your lantern.
・You can freely take photos during the experience.
・Easily accessible from Asakusa! Please enjoy sightseeing after the experience!

Itinerary

Enjoy crafting your very own traditional Japanese chochin lantern in Asakusa, the center of sightseeing in Japan.

First, our staff will introduce real chochin and its history.
After learning how to make it, draw your favorite characters and designs.
Write your name using hiragana, katakana, kanji, etc.

After painting and lettering, you can turn on an electronic candle inside and light the chochin. (additional charges apply)
The staff will explain how to carefully assemble your lantern.

Lastly, the staff will help you take a commemorative photo. (Please bring a camera.)
Take home your original creation as a souvenir!

Stop At:

• 浅草 時代屋, __2-3-5, Taito 111-0034 Tokyo Prefecture
• Asakusa, Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo, Tokyo Prefecture, Kanto