Oct 5, 2018

Yokohama Pottery Festival

In addition to the display of pottery works by students, there are pottery workshops, a pottery market and much more.

Pottery workshops:

(A) Hand formed pottery (tebineri)

(B) Pottery using an electric potter’s wheel

(C) Painting on hand-molded earthenware (rakuyaki)

Date&Time: Nov. 1 (Thu) to Nov. 4 (Sun); 10:00-16:00 (till 15:00 on Nov. 4)

Location: Yokohama-shi Togei (Pottery) Center (take a bus from JR Negishi Stn)

Limit for the workshops: 8-10 people/ workshop *First-come basis

Eligibilty for the workshops:

(A) from children in elementary school to adults. *Pre-school children need to be accompanied by an adult. (B) from children in elementary school to adults

Fee: (A) 1,000 yen (B) 2,000 yen (C) 1,000 yen

To Apply: Please go directly to the location. For pottery workshop, apply at the center on the day of the event. You can apply by RPP as well (between Oct. 18-26) (E, A, N, T, G, and which workshop) to 〒231-0824 Naka-ku, Honmoku Sannotani 59-3, Togei Center.

For more details, check the website (Japanese).

Inquiries: (045) 623-8904 (Japanese) 

Yokohama Pottery Festival photo



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