Learn How to Make Makie At an Old Art Shop in Kyoto!

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Join this program and learn how to make Makie at an old art shop in Kyoto! Makie is one of Japanese traditional decoration method applied on lacquer coating. Join this program and experience the traditional Japanese art learning with your friends!

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  • Learn how to make Makie at an old art shop in Kyoto
  • Japanese traditional decoration method on lacquer coating
  • Make your own Japanese traditional souvenirs

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Inui Shikki, One block south of the Imperial Palace, Kyoto

Important Information

This class is only available upon reservations.

What you need to bring

Nothing in particular

Meet your host :
  • 日本語 (Fluent)
  • English (Beginner)

We offer Makie class, where guests can enjoy creating "Maki-e" art on top of the beautiful Japanese lacquer ware.

You can use the templete of traditional motifes or create your original design. The finished lacquer ware will be a great original souvenir or a perfect gift.

We were established in 1920s as a lacquer ware merchant. The current owner herself became a Makie-artist and is focusing to promote the exquisit itetraditional art in Kyoto.
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