Why don't you visit

Kyoto Handicraft Workshop "HIRANO" ?

MAKIE (Japanese Lacquer Painting)  Hands-on learning

You can book the program from "Contact" by the day before.

Time required for total process : 1.5-2 hrs.
Fee : ¥4,000- (A round tray)

Finished product(s) : You can bring it back as a souvenir

Workshop "Makie HIRANO"
address : 415 Shin-Inokumacho Kamigyo-ku

              Kyoto city   602-8495

Phone : +81 75-406-7014

e-mail : hirano@kyo-makie.com



●Easy explanation on Japanese lacquer ware and the workshop etc.

●Appreciation of MAKI-E products.

●MAKI-E painting operation

     Draw a pattern with non-rash Cashew Urushi paint.

     Fine gold powder scattered on the wet pattern makes splendid gold picture "MAKI-E".

     Urushi painting process provides you with pleasant concentration.    

■Drawing Pattern :

You can choose a favorite one from the patterns prepared.

The pattern created by yourself is welcomed to use.

■Comment by Yuichi Hirano

Every challenger looks satisfied and relaxed when completed their work,

inspite of  his / her serious attitude during the operation.