陶庵@東京 To-An Tokyo

Pottery & Kintsugi Classes

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陶庵@東京 To-An Tokyo


Japanese Pottery & Kintsugi Classes in Tokyo Ueno


Pottery Class


In our pottery classroom in Tokyo Ueno, we offer ceramic classes suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced students. In this class you can learn how make Japanese ceramics from start to finish. Classes are taught in a small setting, one-on-one, so that you can learn at your own pace.

Pottery Classes in Tokyo

陶芸体験 | Trial Lesson

Our Pottery Experience Classes are perfect for travelers or visitors in Tokyo and everyone who wants to make Japanese ceramics for the first time. In these trial lessons, you can learn a variety of different techniques, such as making pottery on the wheel or by hand, or painting and decorating ceramics.

料金 | PRICE


*1人あたりの価格 | Price per person


電動ろくろ体験 | Pottery Wheel Lesson

Make your own cup, bowl or small plate on the pottery wheel

詳細 | Learn more

手びねり体験 | Hand-building Lesson

Make your own small ceramic piece by hand

詳細 | Learn more

絵付け体験 | Ceramic Painting Lesson

Learn how to hand-paint and decorate pottery

詳細 | Learn more


Pottery Wheel Trial Lesson



Our most popular Pottery Experience is also bookable on Jalan.



*1人あたりの価格 | Price per person



Kintsugi Class


Learn how to repair broken pottery with the traditional technique of Kintsugi, by using an imitation gold dust made of high quality metals.


Pottery Classes for Tourists & Travelers




Classes in English

Please Note: Classes in English are currently not available.




Shipping Service

In case you are unable to pick up your finished pottery piece at the cafe, we can ship it to your home location (shipping costs apply). We ship internationally.


場所 | Location

Route Books Cafe

To-An Tokyo classes are held inside Route Books Cafe on the second floor. The cafe is a wonderful place to relax and make pottery. During your visit, you can have a cup of coffee and browse the art book section of Route Books Cafe, visit the plant shop or the neighboring art gallery.

上野と浅草 | Ueno & Asakusa

The cafe is located in Tokyo Ueno, within walking distance from Ueno station. Also within walking distance are Ueno park with the museum district, and Asakusa, a neighborhood with traditional restaurants and shops and the famous Sensoji Temple.

アクセス | Access

▶︎ JR上野駅 入谷口 徒歩3分
▶︎ JR Ueno Station Iriya Exit, 3-minute walk

▶︎ 東京メトロ銀座線 稲荷町駅A1出口 徒歩3分
▶︎ Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Inaricho Station Exit A1, 3-minute walk

▶︎ 東京メトロ日比谷線 入谷駅A1出口 徒歩10分
▶︎ Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line Iriya Station Exit A1, 10-minute walk

住所 | Address

Route Books カフェ内 2F
〒110-0015 東京都台東区東上野4-14-3
Route Booksカフェのウェブサイト

Route Books Cafe 2nd floor
4-14-3 Higashi Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-0015
Route Books Cafe Website