Pottery Classes in Tokyo

陶芸教室 | Pottery Class in Tokyo Ueno


In this pottery class, you can learn how to make ceramic cups, plates, vases and vessels on the pottery wheel or by hand. You can also learn how to decorate ceramic pieces with different colors and glazes. We will teach you how to make Japanese ceramics from start to finish.

The class is suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced students.

Pottery class in Tokyo, throwing pottery on the wheel
Pottery class in Tokyo, hand-building pottery
Pottery class in Tokyo, using pottery tools


入会金 | Registration Fee: ¥3,000
一回払い | Paid once

4回チケット | 4-Lesson Ticket: ¥8,000
2ヶ月間、4 x 1.5時間 | Within 2 months, 4 x 90 minutes lesson

材料代 | Material Fee: ¥2/g
粘土の価格(釉薬と焼成を含む)| Price for the clay (glaze and firing included)

* 1人あたりの価格 | Price per person


月曜日~日曜日 | Monday to Sunday
10:30 – 19:30

Our pottery classes are taught in a small setting and mostly one-on-one, so that we can focus on each student’s individual requirements. You can book an individual class or a group class for up to 3 students. Please contact us with your preferred date and time and let us know if you have any other requirements.

English pottery class in Tokyo Ueno

Pottery Class in English


Our staff speaks Japanese and English. The pottery classes can be taught in Japanese and English. Feel free to contact us and let us know which language you would prefer for your class.


To-An Tokyo pottery class at Route Books Cafe Tokyo Ueno

陶庵@東京 | To-An Tokyo & Route Books Cafe

Route Books カフェ内 2F
住所: 〒110-0015 東京都台東区東上野4-14-3

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

Google MAPS | Route Books Cafe Website

Classes are held inside Route Books Cafe on the second floor. The cafe is a wonderful place to relax and make pottery. At the same time, you can have a cup of coffee and browse the art book section of Route Books Cafe, visit the bakery and 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.

予約 | Book a Pottery Class


You can schedule a class any day of the week. If possible, please make a reservation at least one week in advance. Because our classroom is located inside Route Books cafe, the opening hours of the cafe apply. You can check the schedule and opening hours of the cafe at the Route Books Event Calendar below.

営業時間 | Opening hours: 10:00 – 21:00

Email: info@to-an.tokyo

Phone: 03-5830-2666


– 1日前キャンセルは体験料金の50%
– 当日キャンセルは体験料金の100%
– 無連絡キャンセルは体験料金の100%

If canceled due to customer’s convenience, the following cancellation fee will be charged:
– Cancellation one day in advance, 50% of the fee
– Cancellation on the same day, 100% of the fee
– Non-contact cancellation, 100% of the fee