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Kyoto's pottery experience
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Kyoto is an ancient capital crowded with numerous popular tourist attractions including Fushimi-Inari Taisha Shrine, Kiyomizu Temple, Kaenji Temple (Kinkakuji) and Byodoin Temples, also known as Japan's three scenic spots. It is one of the biggest tourist attractions representing Japan, which is well-known and highly popular as a destination for student · school excursion and girls' trips, which is always in the top ranking in the domestic travel ranking that each travel agency announces in 2017

This time pick up the pottery class · workshop which holds the leisure representative "pottery experience" in Kyoto sightseeing which is becoming more popular in the autumn / winter season! There are various courses such as a potter's wheel, a handworking and a painting experience, and the pottery work containing thought is ideal for home use as well as for souvenir ◎ Activity Japan Recommendation plan ranking etc. Other thorough basic information such as experience fee and time I will introduce you ♪

Types of Ceramics Experience Plan

Pottery experiences that can be reserved in Kyoto can be roughly divided into three categories: "pot experiential experience" and "hand riding experience" and "painting experience". The experience which we often see on television etc. is a method to form while turning clay on electric powered potter etc, read hand riding experience and knead like hand clay like like character to make work It is a method to do. It is a painting experience to add colors and pictures to the completed pottery work using these techniques. ◎ Course selection according to budget and time

Attraction of pottery experience

The charm of pottery experience is to make one work freely in the world freely by any means. Let's finish it as your own work that you really want, such as a bowl, a plate, a cup and a mug. Handmade dishes and other works are popular as well as everyday use as well as souvenirs and memories making. Also, is not it one of the pleasures of time to bake up the pottery work made with the spirit? The pottery which confronts and confronts with myself is an indoor leisure that matches the atmosphere of Kyoto ◎

Experience pottery from children to adults

You can experience a wide range of children and adults in experience plan of many pottery classes / workshops. For example, there are courses that correspond to various situations in full-scale personal use for full-time pursuit of practicality for child's free research, making memories in dating. In addition, because necessary tools and materials are prepared, there are many reasonable prices for the trial price, so it is possible to enjoy it with confidence even for large groups and beginners.

Ceramics experience class in Kyoto city

At Activity Japan, we accept reservations for ceramics experience studio that has good access to central Kyoto and popular tourist attractions. It is attractive that you can participate in the pottery experience in Kyoto while walking around the temple, etc. ◎ Let's make one original work, one in the world ♪

Kaisho Furniture Ceramics School
3-343 Shimizu Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture 605-0862
5 minutes on foot from Shimizuo bus stop
[business hours]
10: 00 ~ 17: 00 (final reception is 16: 40)
Kyoto bakery pottery Shinroki pottery hall
〒606-0015 Kyoto-shi, Kyoto-shi, Sakyo-ku, Iwakura-gadoba-cho 322
Kyoto City Metro International Conference Hall Station 20 minutes on foot
Eizan Electric Railway Kyoto Seika University 10 minutes on foot
[business hours]
9:00 to 18:00
Asahi baked Sakusuekan
11 Ujiyamada Uji City, Kyoto Prefecture 611-0021
About walk from JR Uji Station 17 minutes
Keihan Uji walk about 7 minutes from the train station
[business hours]

Crafts Room Nijo Station east
〒 604-8381 Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture Kyoto-ku Nishi-no-Kyo Shinji 1-8 Oike Building 2F
JR Sagano Line, about a 4-minute walk from Subway Tozai Line "Nijo Station"
[business hours]
10:00 to 18:00
〒 606 - 8404 Kyoto City Kyoto City Sakyo Ward Jodogaji Temple Nanta Machi 148
Meishin about 20 minutes by car from the highway "Kyoto east IC"
About a 25-minute walk from Subway Tozai Line "Keage Station"
JR Kyoto city bus No. 100 system from Kyoto Station "Ginkakujimae" get off, walk about 5 minutes the way of philosophy to the south
[business hours]
11:00 to 18:00
Yonezawa workshop
〒602 - 8356 Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture Kyoto Ward, Oimae-gucha Nagamachi Chuo-machi, Higashi Inami-cho 280-4
Get off at the city bus "Kitano Tenman-gu Shrine", 7 minutes on foot
Get off at City Bath 'Senbon Izumi', 8 minutes on foot
Get off at JR "Kyoto station" to Sagano line "Yoncho station", 13 minutes on foot
[business hours]

Gallery Road and a half (Gallery Michinakaba)
〒 606 - 0833 Kimura-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kamigyo-ku 13-3 Kamimashige Hagahicho 13-3 Kimura Building new building B1
Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line Kitayama Station Get off at 50 m
[business hours]
10:00 to 20:00
Forest Pottery Museum (Mori Touki Kan)
255 Shimizu 2-chome Higashiyama ku Kyoto shi Kyoto prefecture 605 0862 Kyoto
[business hours]
Weekdays: 9:00 to 17:00
Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays: 9:00 to 18:00
Kyoto Zuiko Corporation kiln Kiyomizu Temple shop (zuikougama)
385-5 Yagasakamacho, Shimogawara Higashi-Naka Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture 605-0827
City bus 3 minutes walk from "Michi Shimizu"
Keihan wayside "Shimizu Gojo Station" or Keihan 15-minute walk from the wayside "Shijo Gion"
[business hours]

It accepted the final 16:00
Kyoto Zuiko Corporation kiln Higashiyama head office (zuikougama)
148 Imumakano Minamiyoshicho-cho Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi 605-0953
City Bus 7-minute walk from the "now Kumano"
JR · Keihan "Tofukuji" a 15-minute walk from the station
Than JR "Kyoto" station, taxi 10 minutes
[business hours]

It accepted the final 16:00

Kyoto ceramics popular plans ranking

First place

Kaisho kiln pottery class

清水寺~徒歩6分 ☆ 京都らしさ漂う人気スポットで、20分間のお手軽ろくろ体験 ♪

プランID:17429Kaisho kiln pottery class
1,800yen~​ ​(tax included)

デートや女子旅の定番コース、二年坂~三年坂♪  誰もが「京都らしい!」と感じる人気スポットで、 一度やってみたかった陶芸を、手軽に楽しみましょう!

Second place
瑞光窯 京都清水店(zuikougama)


プランID:11729瑞光窯 京都清水店(zuikougama)
2,050yen~​ ​(tax included)


3rd place
瑞光窯 京都清水店(zuikougama)


プランID:11728瑞光窯 京都清水店(zuikougama)
3, 130yen~​ ​(tax included)

Electric potter's wheel experience to form to concentrate the clay spinning. Or it got out of shape a little bit of distortion, does not immediately can easily. Because you will be a maximum of support, please try to feel free to experience the pottery also beginners. Sense of accomplishment of the finished is a wonderful thing.


[Kyoto Prefecture, potter's wheel pottery experience] of Kyo in the prime location ♪ modern workshop along the road of philosophy cups making

1,800yen~​ ​(tax included)

You can participate willingly in between Kyoto tourism, experience simple Kyo potter's wheel experience of time of 20 minutes. Turn the electric potter's wheel of professional use, let's produce cups of full-fledged Kyo. Since Kyo craftsman himself will tell carefully tricks and tricks, young and old will enjoy anyone you to those of our elderly from small children. Long you can love in the everyday use of the vessel, a gift that was cordially to the important people, by all means one of the original cups was standing in the world.

5th place
Crafts Room Nijo Station east

[Kyoto Pottery Experience] nijō station walk 4 minutes! Full-fledged work making an electric potter's wheel

プランID:12380Crafts Room Nijo Station east
3,240yen~​ ​(tax included)

You will be asked to produce a 2-point work using the "electric potter's wheel". Since all teach for the first time of a person who is also lecturer carefully, you can create a beautiful piece as if it were for sale. It is possible in about one hour recommended for clearance time of Kyoto tourism! Work is sent to you in about one to two months about after firing.

6th place
Forest Pottery Museum (Mori Touki Kan)

[Kyoto Higashiyama] freely choose painting experience from 10 types of unglazed

プランID:11753Forest Pottery Museum (Mori Touki Kan)
1,140yen~​ ​(tax included)

Decorating experience, cup, mug, choose the one you like from among the pottery that was 10 kinds of biscuit, such as rice, tea bowl, is a plan where I am writing your favorite pictures and letters in the paint.

7th place
Kyoto Zuiko Corporation kiln Higashiyama head office (zuikougama)

[Kyoto Higashiyama, Ceramics] electric potter's wheel experience while feeling the Kyoto atmosphere!

プランID:11719Kyoto Zuiko Corporation kiln Higashiyama head office (zuikougama)
3, 130yen~​ ​(tax included)

Electric potter's wheel experience to form to concentrate the clay spinning. Or it got out of shape a little bit of distortion, does not immediately can easily. Because you will be a maximum of support, please try to feel free to experience the pottery also beginners. A sense of accomplishment of Dekiaga interest is a wonderful thing.

8th place

[Kyoto Prefecture, potter's wheel pottery experience] memories of the trip to Kyoto is jammed of one-of-a-kind Kyo bowl making

2,200yen~​ ​(tax included)

A nice studio located along the promenade was also chosen to Japan of the road hundred election "Path of Philosophy", Kyo potter's wheel experience. In our plan, by turning the electric potter's wheel of professional use, to produce a cup of full-fledged Kyo. Only 20 minutes travel time. In easy-to-understand polite guidance by Kyo craftsman, who from the children of our elderly, to foreigners who will Ika finish a high degree of perfection, even the first time you work. Why do not you make the original bowl of memories is jammed journey?

9th place
Forest Pottery Museum (Mori Touki Kan)

[Kyoto Higashiyama] pottery experience in Kyoto tourist attraction

プランID:11754Forest Pottery Museum (Mori Touki Kan)
2,680yen~​ ​(tax included)

Such as mug, bowl, dish, is a plan that can be asked to creative use of the hand-cranked of the potter's wheel.

10th place
Asahi baked Sakusuekan

[Kyoto, Uji, Ceramics experience] challenge to what you want to make your own! Electric potter's wheel experience

プランID:14503Asahi baked Sakusuekan
4, 320yen~​ ​(tax included)

Also say pottery real thrill, is a lesson that was using an electric potter's wheel. Since the person who is experience is the first of it is the majority, please apply willingly. About 3kg about soil available, it is the experience of up to use up one and a half hours or soil. If you have multiple complete, or leave your favorite one point, it is also possible to firing have received separately baked fee. (Add one hour Tasu1,080 yen, Tasu3,780 yen one day course)