手びねり体験 | Hand-building Lesson in Tokyo Ueno
Make your own small ceramic piece by hand
Our ceramic hand-building trial lesson is perfect for travelers or visitors in Tokyo and everyone who wants to make Japanese ceramics for the first time. You can learn how to make small figurines, bowls or plates by hand. We will teach you how to use different pottery tools and how to work with the clay.
After the lesson, we will glaze and fire your piece for you. Once it is ready, you can pick your finished ceramic piece up by yourself, or we can ship it to your home for an additional fee. We provide worldwide shipping.
The class is suitable for beginners.
料金 | PRICE
約1時間 | 1 hour class
Including materials, glaze and firing
* １人あたりの価格 | Price per person
営業時間 | OPENING HOURS
月曜日～日曜日 | Monday to Sunday
10:30 – 19:30
Our ceramic hand-building trial lesson is 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 lesson or a group lesson for up to 3 students. Please contact us with your preferred date and time and let us know if you have any other requirements.
Hand-building Lessons in English
Our staff speaks Japanese and English. The lesson can be taught in Japanese and English. Feel free to contact us and let us know which language you would prefer.
In case you are unable to pick up your finished pottery piece, we can ship it to your home location. This way, there is no need to carry the fragile pottery with you and you can enjoy your travel without worries. We ship internationally with EMS.*
* In case you wish to use our shipping service, shipping costs will be charged. The costs depend on the size and weight of your ceramic piece and the shipping destination.
場所 | LOCATION
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
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 Lesson
You can schedule a trial lesson 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
キャンセル規定 | CANCELLATION POLICY
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