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Kawatsura lacquerware (gold-inlaid lacquer and gold lacquer) experience

Kawatsura lacquerware (gold-inlaid lacquer and gold lacquer) experience

Decorate yourself using the technique of "gold-inlaid lacquer " "gold lacquer" which have been used for many crafts since ancient times. With the technique of adding shinny gold leafs, etc., directly to the lacquerware, the beauty is greatly enhanced. [Gold-inlaid lacquer] carve a pattern on the surface of the lacquer ware with a Shimizu sword called a Kanna and then add the gold foil to the lacquer. [Gold lacquer] paint the lacquer with a brush according to the illustration and sow gold powder, color powder, etc.

  • Kawatsura lacquerware (gold-inlaid lacquer and gold lacquer) experience-1
  • Kawatsura lacquerware (gold-inlaid lacquer and gold lacquer) experience-2
  • Kawatsura lacquerware (gold-inlaid lacquer and gold lacquer) experience-3
Details
9:00 to 5:00
(Final experience start time is 3:30)
≪Scheduled holidays≫ every Thursday
≪Place≫ Sawaichi Kawanari Lacquer Ware Traditional Crafts Art Gallery
≪Required time≫ about 1 and a half hours
Fee
1 person 2,057 JPY
* The main experience is a coaster, but if you purchase the product and pay an additional 1,029 JPY, other products can be used.
Advanced reservation advisability
3 days before the desired experience day
Available personnel
Up to about 50 people
Implementing organization
Akita-ken Lacquerware Industry Cooperative Association
Contact destination
Zip 012-0105 
142-1 Odatenakano, Kawatsuracho, Yuzawa, Akita-ken
TEL:0183-42-2410 
FAX:0183-42-2633
URL
http://www.kawatsura.or.jp
(In Japanese only)

Comments from the experienced!

  • Very Japanese!
  • The gold color is beautiful! 「