• Multilingual Staff
    English
  • Foreign Language Pamphlets
    English, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), French
  • Accepted Credit Cards
    Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club, American Express, JCB, Discover Card

Goods

Description

Raku ware is a uniquely Japanese type of pottery, which originated 450 years ago for tea ceremony.

Raku ware was first created at the end of the 16th century to embody Sen no Rikyu's wabi-cha tradition, and is now an indispensable style of pottery. At Raku Studio Waraku, we work hard to convey information about raku ware, as well as producing and selling raku ware. If you're interested in raku ware, please come and visit.

For those who wish to purchase raku ware, we produce and sell a diverse range of items, such as black raku tea bowls, red raku tea bowls, as well as drinking vessels, teacups, raku plates, incense burners, incense containers and vases.

For those who wish for more information about raku ware, raku ware is a Japanese type of pottery. In recent years, it has developed overseas and become known in many countries as ”raku”. At our store, we have a variety of information about present-day raku ware, materials, tools, techniques, firing methods and preparation.

When our studio is open, you can watch our raku ware being made (bookings necessary, free).

Location Information

  • Address

    24, Tsukimicho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0829

  • Nearest Station
    Gionshijo Station
    ・ Keihan Line
    Exit 6
    12 minutes on foot
  • Phone Number
    050-7122-0325
    Available languages
    English
  • Hours
    Every day 9:00am - 5:30pm
  • Closed
    Irregular holidays
    *Closed other days as set by facility*May be temporarily closed.
  • Budget
    5,000 JPY - 300,000 JPY
  • Public Site
    Official Site
  • Multilingual Staff
    English
  • Foreign Language Pamphlets
    English, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), French
  • Accepted Credit Cards
    Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club, American Express, JCB, Discover Card
  • Accepted Electronic Payments
    Alipay

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