"Terakoya of Japan" experience course

Handmade Washi Making Experience

Washi is one of the greatest and most beautiful papers in the world!

Create your own Washi!

Washi is a style of paper that was first made in Japan.

The word "washi" comes from 'wa' (Japanese) and 'shi' (paper).

The durability of Washi is said to be more than 1,000 years, it is used for the Japanese bill, parts of a Kimono, on furniture and on restoration of cultural properties throughout the world.

Washi is one of UNESCO's Intangible Cultural Heritage objects.

DetailsHandmade Washi Making Experience
DurationAbout 60 minutes
Minimum Number of Participants10 or more
CostPrice Upon Request
Transportation Bus pick-up and drop-off available (additional cost)
Additional Notes Take home your own Washi creation and use it as you like
Remarks Availability and Price Upon Request

Handmade Washi Making gallery

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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.