Experience Burner glasswork activity in Tokyo

Classes & Workshops in Tokyo

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【Outline】Let's make your own glass beads!While melting a multicolored glass rod with the flames of the burner, you will make the round balls made of glass or so-called glass beads. According to the color combination or the kind of pattern, you can make glass beads that are unique in the world. Why not try making glass beads with your own hands that continue to fascinate people even after being seen only once. 【Highlights】・It can be done in 60 minutes so you enjoy it freely・Direct guidance by pros from a glass craft educational institution.・Learn the traditional crafts from Edo
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productIn this experience, at a professional glass craft educational facility where also glass artists and teachers practice, you can learn directly from experienced lectures. One of the charms of this experience is that you can freely enjoy a professional glass craft experience. If 10 years or older, children can also join the experience and in a short time span of only 60 minutes you can make your glass, so you can join even if you don't have much time.First, you will melt the glass rod above the burner and make it into a beads. When you get used to it, you will be able to roll it on your own and it will turn into the beads with the desired shape and pattern. Remove the wounded glass from the fire and when it has cooled down it is finished.Next, you will put the pattern on the glass beads. Let's draw your favorite pattern. You can make simple and cute glass beads like that, but if you add colors and patterns they will become very original beads that will be full of your unique personality. Use the finished glass beads to decorate your room, add them to your accessories or straps, you can enjoy them in different ways. Please come in contact with Japanese fashionable culture with glass beads that are unique in the world.Duration: 1 hourLocation: Tokyo Glass Art Institute, Ota, Tokyo, Tokyo Prefecture, Kanto

What’s included

  • Experience fee
  • Material costs
  • Local taxes

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Shipping cost (Please pay the shipping cost on the day of the tour at the reception)