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: 38590

[Ishikawa / Komatsu City] From Kutani ware sneakers to teahouses from the Edo period, a painting experience that will pique your curiosity.

  • Beginners welcome - First try
  • Solo participant
  • Operate rain or shine
  • Children welcome
  • Possible number of bookings
  • Participating age
    6Age ~ 99 Age
  • Duration
    Within 1 hour

I'm going to meet Kazuyoshi Kitamura, who is pursuing a new way to charm Kutani ware! The bamboo kiln has many fans all over the country for its dynamic brushstrokes, with the style of painting the entire vessel with the traditional techniques of Kutani ware, detailed patterns, and decorations. The second generation Kazuyoshi's work is a writer with many innovative works and collaborations and many fans. The Kura-zukuri Taketaka kiln workshop is like a treasure chest full of various cultures such as tea ceremony, religious beliefs, and traditional architecture rooted in the history of Kutani ware. A source of inspiration for creating dynamic works, such as "Takeryuan", which was relocated from the tea room of Komatsu Castle, the Nembutsu Dojo, which was relocated from Toyama Prefecture, a warehouse full of works, and a work room full of animal and plant literature. Is packed everywhere in the workshop. In this program, in addition to a workshop tour where you can feel Kutani ware and the culture behind it, we will hold a painting experience workshop taught by Mr. Kazuyoshi Kitamura. ~ Flow of the day ~ ① Workshop tour: Visit the tea room, warehouse and gallery relocated from Komatsu Castle 20 minutes ② Painting experience with real paints used by craftsmen: Write pictures and letters with free ideas 30 minutes * For foreign nationals: Information on the day will be in Japanese only.

The power of Kutani ware color painting that can be conveyed just by looking at it

In the world of Kutani ware, where it is said that painting is the mystery, Taketaka kiln is a kiln that specializes in painting. Mr. Kazuyoshi, who says, "The good thing about Kutani ware is that you can understand it just by looking at it," will guide you through the fun of color painting.

A tea room in the Edo period that sits in the warehouse

A bamboo kiln workshop that looks like a large warehouse when viewed from the outside. Among them, the tea room "Takeryuan" in Komatsu Castle has been relocated as it is. You can see the culture of Komatsu, which supported Kutani ware, from the workshop where you can feel the real history of the castle owner once entertaining guests, as well as the workshop packed with various cultures.

An experience program that traces the "interestingness of Kutani" that only the artist knows

Mr. Kazuyoshi is a popular writer in creative activities in collaboration with various manufacturers and companies. In addition to traditional works such as plates and bowls, the fun of Kutani ware that he feels from the end of the works born from the innovative ideas such as beetles, butterflies, and bird objects that combine castings and Kutani ware in Takaoka City, Toyama Prefecture. The fun of painting is overflowing. Under the guidance of Mr. Kazuyoshi, this program will give you a painting experience that can be said to be the essence of Kutani, and you can experience a part of its fun.

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    Detailed information of this plan

    Required minimum number of participants 3 Person(s)
    Possible number of bookings 1~10
    About duration
    Within 1 hour
    The actual experience time is about 50 minutes.
    Operating period 2021/11/12〜2021/11/13
    Assembly time Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your reservation time.
    Booking deadline until 16:59 3 das ago

    Changing room Toilet
    Shower Parking

    Dress code - Must bring items Please join us with dirty good clothes.

    Matters require attention There are steep stairs and steps in the workshop, so please be careful of your feet. Shooting outside of permitted locations is prohibited.
    Other notifications Preschool children are not allowed to participate.

    Access - Map

    156 Takandomachi, Komatsu City Number of parking lots: 10
    Assembly point

    Bamboo kiln

    If you arrive by car

    10 minutes from Hokuriku Expressway "Komatsu IC" (parking lot available: 10 cars)

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