Kutaniyaki Pottery Workshop

Make your own Kutani ware pottery at Yamanaka Onsen, the home and origin of Ko-Kutani (old Kutani ware). You can create one-of-a-kind original pottery, while learning the basics from the craftsmen.

Life / Culture
Website http://www.yamanaka-spa.or.jp/highlights/experience
Highlight Hands-on pottery workshop using an electric potter's wheel
Experience content About 300 years ago, a kiln was established in Kutani Village, upstream Yamanaka Onsen, on the order of Maeda Toshiharu, the feudal lord of Daijoji Domain. The pottery made there is called Kutani-yaki, or Kutani ware. Besides the potter's wheel workshop, you can try other experiences, including ceramics glazing.
Price Potter's wheel workshop: 3,000 yen (shipping not included), Kutani ware glazing: starting at 3,000 yen (shipping not included), Yukatabe doll glazing: 3,000 yen (shipping not included)
Payment Method Cash Credit Card: American Express / Diners / JCB / MasterCard / Visa, China Union Pay card Smartphone payment apps
Acceptable number / Program 20 people
Publication time Opening Hours 10:00 to 16:30 (Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays) *Please inquire for Thursdays and Fridays
Time required for Stay , Exprerience Approx. 30 minutes
Merchandise Availability / Food Availability Yes
Receiving target Individuals
Reservation(Need / No Needed) Reservations required
Reservation window TEL:+81-0761-78-8078
Traffic access Take Kaga Onsen bus from JR Kaga Onsen Station for 30 minutes, and get off at Yamanaka Onsen Bus Terminal
Postal code 922-0114
Contact address In front of Yamanaka Bus Terminal, Yamanaka Onsen Higashi-machi 1-22, Kaga City, Ishikawa Prefecture
Contact information TEL:+81-761-78-8078
Official website http://www.yamanaka-spa.or.jp/highlights/experience