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Traditional Crafting Program Visit Hina Ningyo Workshop Which Lasted for 100 Years and Craft a Card Case

Traditional Crafting Program Visit Hina Ningyo Workshop Which Lasted for 100 Years and Craft a Card Case

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English and Japanese

About your host

‘Takenaka Hina Ningyo’ is a craft workshop which lasted for over 100 years and we have been creating traditional Japanese dolls wearing traditional Japanese kimonos, such as Hina ningyo (for girls) and Gogatsu ningyo (for boys). My husband, Shigeo Takenaka is the grandson of the founder of this workshop. He is accredited as Tokyo Traditional Craftsman and the holder of Intangible Cultural Asset of…
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What we’ll do

We will give you a tour to our workshop for doll making first, and then craft a card case made of kimono textiles used for hina ningyo. We will use patches of kimono textiles which were cropped for hina ningyo’s costume. Please pick your favorite one out of many patterns which features traditional Japanese motifs and motifs which brings you luck. Since my favorite part of craft is to think of…

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Cloth, cardboard, bond etc.
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₹653 per person
₹653 per person