Toyokuni Atelier Gallery

Top choice arts & crafts

in Kōrakuen & Akihabara

Try your hand at sumi-e, the delicate art of ink painting on washi (Japanese handmade paper), at this gallery displaying the artworks of master ink painter Honda Toyokuni. One-hour classes (at 1pm, 3pm or 5pm) are taught by his affable, English-speaking son Yuta, and is highly recommended for budding artists of all ages. Reservations are essential.

Classes with 74-year-old Toyokuni cost ¥15,000 and last two hours.