Category: Traditional Arts

SATSUMA HINA-DOLL FESTIVAL 2017

At SATSUMA HINA-DOLL FESTIVAL, we will show off a doll decoration that saw Kagoshima’s representative artistic craft Satsuma Kiriko as…

Oigami Onsen Hina doll Festival

1500 Hina dolls are displayed on the 15-tiered stand in 6.7 meters wide and 3 meters high. ※Participation fee is…

Hinamatsuri (Doll’s Festival) Saga 2017

“Saga castle hinamatsuri” to tell the arrival of spring to Saga, will have 17th this year. A variety of chicks…

Kashiwaya Hina-Matsuri 2017

Craftsmen will exhibit the palace ornaments of the fabricated life-size dolls of 15 bodies and Fujieda is the designated tangible…

Big Hinamatsuri 2017(TOKUSHIMA)

In this festival, because of the tradition save and economic development projects in the area, it has exhibited a doll…

Katsuura Grande Hinamatsuri 2017

“Hina (Ornamental) dolls” of 30,000 or more bodies is decorated by Katsuura inner every place, and a town is Hinamatsuri…

Chofu Doll’s Festival(Hinamatsuri) 2017

During the event, Hina ornaments and Hina dolls are exhibited in Castle town Chofu district.

The Kitsutki of castle town walking and Tour of Hi-na 2017

Tour of Hi-na is also called the “girls festival” or “Momono sekku”(the peach festival) because it’s to wish for girl’s…

USUKI HINA DOLL TOUR 2017

During the revolution of Tenpo, simplicity and modesty was encouraged in Usuki. Only paper Hina dolls were allowed instead of…

Cheers! with Kimono – Japanese sake and Wine -

In Kyoto, many events are held to disseminate traditional crafts from Japan. As part of this process, this event is…

karikobozu Hinamatsuri (Doll Festival)

As the peach festival approaches, Nishimera-son starts to stain in Hinamatsuri color, and it is glittering in various places in…

Splendid Views of Edo~Snow, Moon and Flowers

The word “Zekkei (Breathtaking scenery)” was so popular that it was nominated for Buzzwords-of-the-year contest in 2014. While TV shows…

Tomo Machinami Hinamatsuri (Doll Festival)

The custom of displaying these hina dolls is said to have originated during the Edo Period, and many families still…

This is Kyōsai! – Celebrated Japanese artist

Kawanabe Kyōsai (1831–1889) is a leading painter who lived during the tumultuous period from the last days of the Tokugawa…

Teach Me, Master! What is Japanese Painting ?

What is “Japanese painting”? Some people may think that Japanese painting is difficult, serious and conventional. The term “Japanese painting,”…

Hitoyoshi Kuma Hinamatsuri 2017

Hinamatsuri is the Japanese Doll Festival held on March 3rd, or on the Girl’s Day in Japan. Hitoyoshi and Kuma…

Hina no tsurushi kazari Festival 2017

The Tradition dates back to the latter part of the Edo period and is unique to the Inatori area. Older…

Tea Ceremony Experience near Kinkakuji(shared)

The price includes 2 kinds of powdered green tea (Matcha), and dried traditional sweets. Both are made by shops of…

Hagiyaki Kaikan:Ceramic art experience

In the “Hagiyaki Kaikan”, I hold can have you feeling in the body and skill Hagi tradition of the “ceramic…

Chogen no sato: Folk art craft experience

I can make that experience with their own hands the old-fashioned folk art crafted. Let’s make a one-of-a-kind work with…

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