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Electric Potter's Wheel Experience in Togatta Onsen

Welcome to atelier GENYO! Practice pottery with a skilled instructor and finish your creation using authentic ash glaze!

Operation Period

All year round.

Time Required

1.5 hours

Number of Participants



2,500 JPY– (tax included)

See detailed fee

First timers also welcome! Learn one-on-one with an expert potter so you can enjoy the experience with confidence. We recommend creating ceramic pots, plates, or containers that you can use in your daily life, but you can also try making large clay dolls.

[Flow of Experience]
Time required: Approximately 1.5 hours for the entire process for two people
(about 50 minutes for one person)
① Gather at atelier GENYO
② Experience Explanation
   Staff will explain important points and safety precautions
③ Start experience
The instructor will carefully teach you how to make your desired object
④ Choose a glaze
You can choose your favorite color from among the glazes: Oribe glaze (green), lapis lazuli (blue), white glaze (white), and ash glaze (gray).
* Glaze coloring is applied by store staff.
⑤ Finish.
※Completion Time (drying, etc.): It takes about 3 weeks to 2 months.
* Shipping fee charged separately. After the ceramic is complete, it will be sent to you by post (only to locations in Japan).

* We are able to accommodate a large number of visitors with advance notice, so please contact us for consultation.

I want to express the incredibly gorgeous scenery and environment of Miyagi Zao’s four seasons through pottery *** At the foot of the magnificent Zao mountains in Togatta Onsen hot spring town, you’ll find " atelier GENYO " and " atelier HANA✳︎HANA," two ceramic studios each operated separately by one member of a married couple.

Experience Program NameElectric Potter's Wheel Experience in Togatta Onsen
Activity Locationatelier GENYO
Operator Nameatelier GENYO
Telephone Number0224-26-9530
Time Required1.5 hours
Operation PeriodAll year round.
Start Time①10:00~ ②11:30~ ③13:00~ ④14:30~ ⑤16:00~
Minimum number of participants1people
Maximum number of participants2people
Reservation Deadline2 days before by 12:00
Child Price (500 grams)2,500 JPY (Tax included)
Adult Price (1 kilogram)3,500 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, materials fee.
What is not included in the priceCost of sending completed craft through the mail.
Method of PaymentPlease pay cash on the day.
About cancellations and changesIf you wish to cancel or change your reservation, please contact us immediately.
Cancellation PolicyOn the day: 20% of the experience fee.
Cancellation without contact: 50% of the experience fee.
Meeting Spot9-3 Sakasagawa, Togatta Onsen, Zao-machi, Katta-gun, Miyagi-ken 989-0916
Meeting TimePlease come by the experience start time.
Access【By Public Transportation】
1-hour bus from JR Sendai Station to Togatta Onsen.

【By Car】
20-minute drive from Shiroishi-Zao IC
Free parking.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursStaff speak simple English.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English