"Terakoya of Japan" experience course

Japanese Batik Experience (Roketsuzome)

Create A One-Of-A-Kind Japanese Batik Design!

Japanese Batik is one of the 3 major Japanese dyeing methods from the Nara Period.

The most ancient Japanese Batik piece is preserved in Nara Prefecture.

Roketsuzome is a traditional dyeing technique that uses the resistance of wax to prevent dye bleeds and create patterns in the fabric.

DetailsCreating a one-of-a-kind Japanese Batik design on a handkerchief
LocationHanairaka (Imai Skyline Exchange Center) in Imai-cho, Kashihara City
DurationDuration of the Japanese Batik Experience is about 2.5 hours
*It will take about 1 month to complete the dyeing process
Minimum Number of ParticipantsThis experience requires more than 6 participants and up to 12 participants maximum
CostPrice upon request
Transportation Bus pick-up and drop-off available (additional cost)
Additional NotesPlease show up wearing something you can get dirty in
Remarks Availability and Price Upon Request

Roketsuzome gallery

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*These images are for illustration purposes only

Inquiries about this experience

ContactTerakoya of Japan[Contact: Yoshida]
Address1-5-26 Imai-cho , Kashihara city , Nara

Guidance of Kashihara City and nearby hotels and B&B's also available.