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Glassblowing Experience in Murata Town
An authentic glassblowing experience under the guidance of a glass artist. First-timers are welcome!
All year round (There may a long-term cancellation depending on the studio's schedule)
30-minutes for 1 person, 1 hour for 2~3 people, 2 hours for 4~6 people.
Number of Participants
3,000 JPY– (tax included)
Reception: Decide the shape and color of your glass while looking at samples.
At the Studio: Simple instruction about production procedures and how to use tools.
Experience: Under the guidance of an instructor, individual participants will gradually inflate the melted glass to 1200℃ and mold it into a glass with a special tool. The finished work is placed in a kiln and gradually cooled.
The product will arrive at an address in Japan in about 1 week. Otherwise, arrange for to pick it up at the studio at a later date.
One person at a time creates an original glass or vase while being guided by the instructor. We are located a 30-minute drive from Sendai Station via the expressway, and 3 minutes from Murata IC. In Murata Town, where nature and culture are abundant, enjoy the escape from everyday life while making your own glass creation.
|Experience Program Name||Glassblowing Experience in Murata Town|
|Activity Location||Glass Studio Kirlo|
|Operator Name||Glass Studio Kirlo|
|Time Required||30-minutes for 1 person, 1 hour for 2~3 people, 2 hours for 4~6 people.|
|Operation Period||All year round (There may a long-term cancellation depending on the studio's schedule)|
|Start Time||10:00~16:00 Sessions accepted on the hour by reservation only (workshops are not held 12:00~13:00)|
|Minimum number of participants||2people|
|Maximum number of participants||10people|
|Reservation Deadline||1 days before by 17:00|
|About suspension of the activity||If we must cancel due to bad weather, equipment malfunction, maintenance or natural disaster, we will contact you from the studio.|
|Important notes regarding participation||For elementary school students and older (for younger participants, please inquire)|
|What is included in the price||Experience fee, materials fee (clear glass), equipment rental, consumption tax|
|What is not included in the price||Shipping fee of completed glass.|
|Remarks regarding price||Add color to your glass (1 color＋500 yen)・shipping fee 700 yen (in Japan)|
|Method of Payment||Pay in cash or credit card on the day.|
|About cancellations and changes||In case of cancellation, please contact by the day before.|
|Cancellation Policy||If you cancel by 1 day before the experience, no cancellation fee is charged. If cancel or no-show on the day, 100% of the experience fee will be charged.|
|Meeting Spot||82 Urushibo, Ashitate, Murata-machi, Shibata-gun, Miyagi-ken|
|Meeting Time||Please come by the reserved meeting time.|
|Access||3-minute drive from Tohoku Expressway Murata IC|
You may be able to use the studio parking lot, however, we also have permission to use the wide parking lot at the adjacent temple (Saian-ji).
|About multi-lingual support||Japanese／English|
Although it is basic, lectures in English are possible.