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SagaradenNomura

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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A fantastic activity!

We had a great time creating our own raden artwork! Our hosts were wonderful, they gave us a great... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Gordongordo
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Fulfilled expectations... and more!

Want to escape the crowds? Need a break from the typical tourist spots? Want to engage up close and... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2019
Aazzza
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Get your own handcraft with Raden and Makie! In our class, you can get hands on experience to make either a tray or a couple coasters. We hope you have a wonderful time to learn about and experience this beautiful japan art. We have an...more
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26 Sagashakado Daimoncho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8422, Kyoto Prefecture
Western Kyoto
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time creating our own raden artwork! Our hosts were wonderful, they gave us a great explanation of everything, and we're very patient. This was a great and fun way to learn a bit about Japanese culture and create a beatiful souvenir!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for your review! We all are so glad you enjoyed our class! Hope your travel going well!

Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Want to escape the crowds? Need a break from the typical tourist spots? Want to engage up close and hands on with Japanese culture in kyoto? SagaradenNomura has got your back! We booked a class the day before (i.e. very last minute... sorry!) but thankfully...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Hi thank you so much your review! We all are so glad you enjoyed our class. Hope your travel going well end have a great day!

Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

This is a great activity for anyone who likes craft. It stands out from the usual tourist craft activities as it was challenging to cut the abalone shell and paint the tray. The instructor, Nick, was patient and he spoke fluent English. Definitely worth the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed our class. Hope you doing well in your country. Best Regards, Nick

Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

We booked a private lesson with Nick to design two tea trays! It was a great experience. I found the whole class very relaxing and very interesting to find out more about the craft and Nick's family. It was mesmerized watching his Dad and Sister...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed our class. Hope you doing well in your country. Best Regards, Nick

Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

The place was just few minutes walk from a popular area in Arashiyama and quite easy to go. I was so lucky that my friend were into Traditional arts and brought me here because everything was so beautiful! I wear this ring everyday since I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2018

Thank you for your review! We all are so glad you enjoyed shopping and like our ring. Hope you doing well and hope to see you again! Arigatou!

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

My friend highly recommend this Japanese craft shop in the Arashiyama area so I and my other friend decided to visit. The shop owners are friendly and caring and each accessory is extremely beautiful. I bought a ring and will wear it every day! Must...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Nick_sagaradennomura, Manager at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Thank you so much for this review! So glad you enjoyed shopping. Hope you doing well with our ring!

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were in Kyoto for three days; and this was by far one of our most favorite activities! It took a lot of concentration, but it was worth it. When you feel like you have visited enough temples, this is a great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Dear Mana, Thank you for your review! we are so glad you enjoyed our class. Hope you have a great time with your boyfriend!

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

IATSS FORUM lead me to this place and I get to experience the art of creating Japanese laqureware. The shop owners are patient in teaching and explaining everything to us. they put lots of work in each pieces and the result can be clearly seen!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Dear Victor, Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed our activity. Hope you have a great experience in Japan!

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

They are very friendly and very patience in explaining how to do the product. Passionate in creating innovative product for customers

Date of experience: October 2018
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Dear Soe, Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed our activity. Hope you have a great experience in Japan!

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Great workshop with lots of patience. Master that shows great capabilities and we enjoyed the time so much. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Nick_sagaradennomura, マネージャー at SagaradenNomura, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Dear Mandy, Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed our class🎵 Please be careful of the thphoon. 💨

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Response from Nick_sagaradennomura | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your message! This is Sagaraden Nomura's instructor, Nick. Yes, you could join in other classes if we have. Please send us a message and let us know the date and start-time. (E-mail address is on HP.) We... More
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Hello, thank you for your comment. If your work is not done, you can continue it. Most of guests can finish work in about two hours. Thank you!
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