Plan ID
: 36883
36883

[Around Kamigamo Shrine, Kita-ku, Kyoto] Two types of weaving experience Plain weave & twill weave & workshop tour Experience the highest peak of Nishiki traditional weaving! * One person plan

Etc. included in the price
  • Beginners welcome - First try
  • Empty-hands OK
  • Solo participant
  • Operate rain or shine
  • Children welcome
  • Possible number of bookings
    1~2
  • Participating age
    9Age ~ 100 Age
  • Duration
    2~3 hours
Plan description

It is a plan that you can experience weaving two types of silk fabrics, plain weave and twill weave, and tour the workshop by yourself. You can take the completed work home on the day. Weaving can be done easily from elementary school students to the elderly. Feel the "texture" of the woven fabric you woven yourself. You can see, touch, and experience the world's best works of art in Japan. * Bonus: Take a photo on a restored high-end machine. Present an original postcard. You can also shop. You can experience it from the third grade of elementary school. The height is about 130 cm.

Weaving experience / plain weave

Weave a silk fabric of about 10 cm square and take it home. You can choose one of about 10 types of colored thread (weft thread). Time required: Approximately 25 minutes You can feel free to experience weaving from elementary school students to the elderly. It is also used by those who want to try weaving once, who want to experience traditional culture, children's independent studies, and study trips.

Weaving experience, twill weaving

Weave a silk fabric of about 18 cm square and take it home. You can choose one of about 5 types of colored thread (weft thread). Time required: Approximately 45 minutes

Visit the traditional textile workshop site as it is

In the workshop tour, you can visit the Nishikori workshop of textile artist Koho Tatsumura. Mr. Mitsumine Tatsumura is a person who has worked on the preservation and training of traditional techniques, and has worked on the restoration of "Ryokuchi Kacho Beast Bunnishiki", etc. You can enjoy Nishikori's works of art, restored textiles from ancient textiles, restored high machines, and textile materials with explanations. You can also shop. Time required: Approximately 60 minutes

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    Detailed information of this plan

    Required minimum number of participants 1 Person(s)
    Possible number of bookings 1~2
    About duration
    2~3 hours
    The total required time will change depending on the time of the studio tour, time of weaning experience, the number of people and so on.
    Operating period All-year-round
    Assembly time Please come by the time you booked. If you are late, please contact us. (TEL: 075-492-7275)
    Booking deadline until 16:59 the day before

    Changing room Toilet
    Shower Parking
    Locker

    Dress code - Must bring items Please wear clothes that do not flutter your sleeves.

    Matters require attention * This is a guide for one person per weaving experience. Please refrain from weaving experience with multiple people at one time. It is not possible to weave in turns. * Please see the workshop as it is. Please note that it is not a tourist facility. * Those under the age of 13 must be accompanied by a guardian. * If you would like to participate with more than 10 people, please let us know at the time of application. * Please follow the staff's instructions for taking pictures. * There are several places where you can take off your shoes. * Please refrain from eating and drinking except in the designated places. * There is only one restroom for one person.
    Other notifications [Experience with multiple people] We have two plain weave weaving machines and one twill weaving machine. Please note that in the case of an experience with multiple people, we will guide you in order. You can visit the workshop during the waiting time.

    Plan attractions

       
    プランの魅力 Weaving experience / plain weave の画像

    Weaving experience / plain weave This is the simplest weaving experience. Even elementary school students can weave.

    プランの魅力 The finished plain weave silk fabric. の画像

    The finished plain weave silk fabric. Please use it as a rug or decoration.

    プランの魅力 Weaving experience, twill weaving の画像

    Weaving experience, twill weaving It is an experience of twill weaving called Nishikiji.

    プランの魅力 The finished twill weave silk fabric. の画像

    The finished twill weave silk fabric. Please use it for rugs and tapestries.

    プランの魅力 Appreciation of Nishikori works (gallery). の画像

    Appreciation of Nishikori works (gallery). You can enjoy watching Nishikori's works with explanations.

    プランの魅力 Restored ancient textiles の画像

    Restored ancient textiles Appreciation and commentary on restored ancient textiles.

    プランの魅力 A restored ancient high machine (Takahata). の画像

    A restored ancient high machine (Takahata). You can see the restored ancient high machine. You can also sit on a high machine and take a photo.

    プランの魅力 Appearance of the workshop の画像

    Appearance of the workshop It is a newly built building using traditional techniques.

    プランの魅力 Nishikori art work の画像

    Nishikori art work You can see Nishikori's works of art.

    プランの魅力 Colored thread (weft thread) の画像

    Colored thread (weft thread) Please choose one colored thread from several types and weave it.

    Time schedule

       
    Appreciation of Nishikori works and commentary included.
    10:00

    Appreciation of Nishikori works and commentary included. You can see Nishikori's work with commentary.

    Weaving experience / plain weave
    10:30

    Weaving experience / plain weave First of all, you can enjoy the weaving experience from plain weave.

    Weaving experience, twill weaving
    11:00

    Weaving experience, twill weaving Next, you will enjoy the weaving experience twill weaving.

    You will visit the rest of the workshop.
    11:45

    You will visit the rest of the workshop. Appreciation of restoration cracks and high-end machines.

    Other workshop tours and benefits
    12:30

    Other workshop tours and benefits At the end, you will sit on the privileged high machine and watch a photo shoot and a textile magic show.

    Access - Map

    25 Shichiku Shimonokishi-cho, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8107
    Assembly point

    Mitsunori Nishikoro Studio (Mitsunori Tatsumura)

    If you arrive by car

    We have a parking lot exclusively for our customers.

    If you arrive by train

    [For those using public transportation] Take the subway Karasuma Line "Kitaoji Station" → Bus (37) "Nishigamo Garage Yuki". Subway Karasuma Line "Kitayama Station" → Bus (4) Take "Kamigamo Shrine Yuki" and get off at "Shimogishicho". 3-4 minutes on foot

    If you arrive by other means of transportation

    By taxi: From the intersection of "Horikawa Geni", turn right on the road just north and tell us that it is on the south side of the third house. It is a Japanese building.

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