Feel the fire of a katana forged by a master swordsmith.
Mend broken pottery with gold using this centuries-old technique.
Watch ringside at a real Sumo training session.
Dye your own garment with Japan’s deep indigo.
Learn the living language of flowers at an Ikebana atelier.
Knead, cut, and eat your own noodles at a real Soba house.
Explore the heart of sake at a 6th generation Osaka brewery.
Craft your own gorgeous Geisha hair ornament in Kyoto.
Hand make Japanese sweets almost too beautiful to eat.
Calm your spirit with the ancient ritual of samurai tea.
I find joy in creating a sword that supports the spiritual needs of the client – one that can be handed down generations for hundreds of years.
Suguru, Karate Master
Hajime, Shikki Master
Nobuko, Biwa Performer
“We had a wonderful afternoon learning to dye with the very friendly team… Thoroughly recommend this day out!” – Akane, Honzome experience
“Holding the little piece of work in my hand still bring back the memories of the experience.” – Haram, Ginki experience
“The hosts were wonderful, warm and welcoming and I found something new that I would love to turn into a hobby myself in the future.” – Katherine, Kintsugi experience