We offer a hands-on workshop of tin casting using a traditional method in Takaoka.
In this workshop, you can choose and make your tin item by compacting and pressing sand into a mold, the method called sand casting.
Create a one and only tin item and a special memory to take home with you.
|Reservation is required||Web site: Click here for the reservation|
*Please contact over the phone when any of the following applies or is the purpose of your visit.
- Group of over 10 people.
- Need a guidance in another language.
- Need an assistance such as wheelchair, walker etc.
- Reservation change.
- As an extracurricular school activities.
- As an off the job training of a company.
- In case you have any special requests for the workshop.
|Notes for reservation||*Please make a reservation in the name of the applicant.|
*We ask for just one reservation for one session. Making several reservations for one session is not allowed.
*Sessions are available on a first come, first served basis.
*Please allow us to call you when confirmation of the reservation is needed.
*Online reservation, changes of the number of group or the time are accepted until 7 days before your visit. Please call us for reservation or changes after above period.
*If you would like to take several sessions, please make a reservation for each.
|Item||Time required||Price(TAX including)||Time schedule|
|Sake cup||approx. 90 min||4,000 JPY||10:00~|
|Small bowl||approx. 90 min||4,000 JPY|
|Tray||approx. 90 min||4,000 JPY|
|Chopstick rest – set of 2||approx. 90 min||2,500 JPY|
|Insect charm – set of 3||approx. 90 min||2,500 JPY|
|Paper weight||approx. 30 min||Aged 10-12 500JPY|
Over aged 13 1,000JPY
|Closed||Over the New Year’s holiday|
|Group size||1-36 |
* Please contact over the phone if the group is over 36 people
|Notes||*Appropriate clothing or footwear is recommended since we use sand during the session.|
*We loan out an apron for every person applying for the session.
|Payment||*Please make the payment and receive an apron at FACTORY SHOP on your session day. The meeting place is NOUSAKU LAB.|
*Be sure to make the payment and come to NOUSAKU LAB by the start time. You may not be able to participate in the session if you are late without any prior notice.
|Notes||*The required time is not confirmed and might change depending on |
the number of people participating the session. Please be noted
that the session might take longer than scheduled time.
*Two people can accompany per one participant.
*Please refrain from drinking, eating or smoking inside NOUSAKU LAB.
*Your entry to the session will be refused while intoxicated.
*Please follow our instructions to ensure your safety.
*Photography and video shooting are allowed but only for personal use.
*We may ask you to take the session with other groups depending on the number of a group.
*Please be noted that we shall not bear any responsibility for any accidents or injuries as a result of personal issues.