Kimono is Japanese traditional dress known all over the world. You too must have seen kimono on TV or the internet. However, there are various types of kimono out there, and so are the production methods which vary by local community. Kyo yuzen kimono created in Kyoto is famous as one of the best quality kimono. Out of kyo yuzen kimono, hand-drawn yuzen in which an artisan dyes kimono by her/his hand is especially popular for its beauty.
Why not learn one of the best Japanese traditional techniques?
Experience authentic hand-drawn yuzen at a kimono specialty manufacturer, which is also the purveyor to the Imperial Household!
The hand-drawn yuzen experience taught by a veteran artisan will definitely be one of your special memories in Kyoto.
Recommendation Points・Experience at the kimono specialty manufacturer, which is the purveyor to the Japanese Imperial Household
・Taught directly by the veteran hand-drawn yuzen artisan
・Can use tools and materials used by artisans
This is your opportunity to look closely at the highly advanced artisan technique which cannot be observed in the completed kimono!
Just a bit of dye is enough to dye the cloth. Scrape off the ink on the brush with the edge of the jar.
Message from Staff
|Contents||Hand drawn Kyo-Yuzen dyeing experience|
|Credit cards||Major cards accepted|
|Cancellation fee||・2-3 days prior to your scheduled day: 20% |
・1 day prior to your scheduled day: 40%
・On the day: 100%
|Group||1 people~up to 3 people|
|Notes for children||Small children must be accompanied by parents.|
|Address||175-9 Nishi-iru Fudocho, Takoyakushi-Shinmachi Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8215, Japan|
8 minutes walk from Hankyu Railway Karasuma Station.
8 minutes walk from Subway Shijo Station.
|Closing day||Sunday & National holiday|
|Opening Times||10：00～17：00 *Stariting time of experience 11:00～13:00|
|Notes||A guide or an interpreter is required.|
Please wear comfortable and casual clothes.
※Your fukusa will be shipped about 2 weeks later in order to fix dyestuffs on the fabric
※Shipping fee costs 2500 yen by EMS