Plan ID
: 38625

[Ishikawa / Komatsu City] Learn to make a 9-cornered pen holder from masters who have crafted all kinds of wooden boxes.

  • 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

Kitamura wooden box was founded as a paulownia box shop for Kutani ware. The technique of measuring the size of each pottery and making a wooden box has been handed down to the present, and even now, when we are producing a wide variety of wooden boxes other than Kutani ware, we can handle orders from one to hundreds of thousands. doing. There is a passion for researching wooden boxes and encounters in making custom-made wooden boxes, as well as the technology cultivated in making wooden boxes for Kutani ware. In this program, you can try to make a nonagonal wooden box, which is also the GEMBA logo for the first time. ~ Flow of the day ~ ①Explanation of Kitamura wooden box: Explaining products and manufacturing method of wooden box 10 minutes ②Experience of assembling wooden box ①: For making "9-sided pen stand" which even veteran workers said is difficult Challenge 10 minutes ③ Factory tour: Tour the process from wood to wooden box in the factory 20 minutes ④ Wooden box assembly experience ②: Finish the "pen stand" with dry adhesive with sandpaper 10 minutes * For foreign nationals: Information on the day will be in Japanese only.

Challenge to make a regular nonagonal wooden box that can not be used with a ruler and compass

Since the regular nonagon is not hung with a ruler and compass, it has become the GEMBA logo to express the sophistication of handicrafts and craftsmanship. In this program, you can challenge to make a pencil stand made of regular nonagons while being taught by Kitamura wooden box, which is packed with know-how of making wooden boxes by hand! It will be a workshop where you can actually experience the process of making wooden boxes as it is.

Visit the secrets of handicrafts at the factory!

Kitamura Wooden boxes are mainly made by hand, but each process is subdivided and packed with ingenuity to improve accuracy. After the experience of making a wooden box, there is no doubt that you will groan at the professional work by observing the actual process!

Explaining the president's custom-made wooden box technique, which is devoted to wooden box research

Even now, the number of orders for tens of thousands and hundreds of thousands of units has increased, and Kitamura Kibako is still accepting orders from one. The reason why we keep interacting with customers to make only one box is that it is fun to meet the ideas brought in by customers each time. As a result, the technique of Kitamura wooden box is being refined every day. The president himself will explain the trajectory of such wooden box research.

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    Detailed information of this plan

    Required minimum number of participants 1 Person(s)
    Possible number of bookings 1~6
    About duration
    Within 1 hour
    The actual experience time is about 50 minutes.
    Operating period 2021/11/12
    Assembly time Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your reservation time.
    Booking deadline until 16:59 7 das ago

    Changing room Toilet
    Shower Parking

    Dress code - Must bring items We will tour the factory, please wear comfortable clothes that can get dirty.

    Matters require attention ・ We will tour the factory and wear comfortable clothes that can get dirty.・ Be sure to follow the instructions of the staff as there are dangerous places in the factory.・ Shooting in the factory is prohibited. ・ Please refrain from participating if you are in the same industry or a woodworking company.・ Preschoolers are not allowed to participate.
    Other notifications Preschool children are not allowed to participate.

    Access - Map

    25 Takandomachi, Komatsu City, Ishikawa Prefecture 923-0031
    Assembly point

    Kitamura Wooden Box Co., Ltd.

    If you arrive by car

    10 minutes from Komatsu IC Number of parking lots: 6

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