Edo Kiriko Cut Glass-TOKYO×Imari/Arita Ware-SAGA
Culture Edo Kiriko Cut Glass-TOKYO
Visit the Edo Kiriko Cooperative Association showroom to see exquisitely-cut glassware.
Edo kiriko is a style of cutting glass using delicate patterns, originating from Tokyo.
Observe the intricate production methods at the Tajima Glass workshop.
The most difficult and distinctive part of the process is the pattern-cutting.
Some workshops offer hands-on lessons.
Try creating your very own Edo kiriko glassware.
Culture Imari/Arita Ware-SAGA
Visit the Arita and Imari porcelain galleries in Arita Porcelain Park.
Enjoy elegant works of Arita porcelain in a majestic setting.
Take in the history and atmosphere of Imari’s old neighborhoods.
Cross the ornate bridge, designed to resemble a beautiful piece of porcelain.
See artisans hard at work at the Shingama Arita porcelain workshop.
Try shaping and decorating your own piece of Arita porcelain.
Stop by the showroom and pick out some stunning souvenirs.