Make Your Own Personal Chopsticks to Learn the Art of Chinkin Gold Inlay and Maki-e Gold Sprinkle: Wajima

Life / Culture
Highlight Even beginners can make authentic, Wajima-nuri lacquered chopsticks
Experience content Chinkin is a technique in which the surface of lacquered objects is engraved, and the resulting groove is then filled with lacquer and gold powder. This technique allows you to draw detailed patterns, and is popular among discerning artists. The chopsticks are easy to make and you can take them home that day. This the most popular hands-on program offered at this workshop.
Tour style Guided
Price Chinkin: 1,500 yen for 1 set of chopsticksMaki-e: 1,500 yen for 1 set of chopsticks and 200 yen for shipping and handling
Acceptable number / Program Chinkin: Reservations required for groups of 10 or more. Maximum 40 participants.Maki-e: Reservations required for groups of 10 or more. Maximum 15 participants.
Publication time Opening Hours March to October: 9:00 to 16:00Winter season, November to February: 9:00 to 15:30
Time required for Stay , Exprerience Approx. 20 minutes to 1 hour
Receiving target Individuals Groups
Pamphlet Interpreters, tour guides: Available
Reservation(Need / No Needed) Reservations required via phone, fax, or email.
Reservation window TEL: +81-768-23-0011 FAX: +81-768-23-0041 Email:
Postal code 928-0001
Contact address Kawai-machi 4-66-1, Wajima City, Ishikawa Prefecture
Contact information TEL:+81-768-23-0011 FAX:+81-768-23-0041
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