Recommended Workshop at a Cultural and Historical Machiya “Kyo-Machiya Workshop Waraku”

Activities Higashiyama・Gion

Enjoy the Choosing Process

How about an accessory workshop using Japanese paper at a hundred years old Kyoto-style Machiya located to the west of "Sanjusangendo", one of the most popular sightseeing spots in Kyoto?

Origami, Traditional Craft Loved by World

Now let's try making earrings using Yuzen-Japanese paper.
Especially the origami-crane earrings are popular for women customers.
Japanese paper accessories match well with casual clothes, and of course kimono. Let's walk around Kyoto with your original handmade accessories.

Learn Neat Handcraft

The time flies with neat lecture and fun conversations.
Staffs will teach and look after your work carefully to make your accessories beautifully done.
Feel free to ask any questions or advice to make decisions.

Finishing Up

Fix the shape of your origami crane and put on the coating.
Walk around inside the room like a gallery with many antique items while you wait for it to dry.
Choose and attach the metal parts with the special equipment. Once it's done, the workshop is done.

Easy, Pretty and Beautiful

Japanese paper earrings courses are available from 1000yen~1500yen. The accessory can be taken home on the day.
Other accessories such as Kyoto-style Japanese hairpin, Andon lamp, Tombo-dama straps, ear picks, chopsticks, and many other choices are available.
The reservation is required, but there might be a space on the day. Please feel free to contact us.

Name of the facility Kyomachiya Taiken Kobo Waraku
Address 〒605-0945 Kyoto City, Higashiyama-ku, Yamatooji street, Nanajo kudaru Tatsumicho 602
Tell 0120-766-600
Nearest station 10 minutes walk from JR \"Kyoto station\"/ 5 minutes walk from Keihan \"Shichijo station\"
Business hours 9:00~18:00
Regular holiday Non Fixed