“Aoya Washi Studio” in Tottori City, Touching Japanese culture with Japanese paper and calligraphy experience.
“Inshu Washi” paper has been produced for calligraphy from abundant local clean water and excellent plant fibers for about 1,300 years.
Through warmth of Japanese paper and tradition of washi processing, you can experience the enjoyment of “handmade”.
There is the “Washi Aurora” permanent exhibitions featuring washi and lighting and various other seasonal exhibitions.
“Inshu Washi” gives off a warm glow when used as a lamp screen. This is the facility that you can feel the warmth of Japanese paper.
Paper making experiences touching the history of 1,300 years at the traditional Inshu Washi (Japanese paper) village
At the “Aoya Washi Studio” with the theme of Japanese paper, the traditional Japanese paper making methods and tools are displayed permanently, including the current and future of Japanese paper.
In addition, here you can make Japanese paper “Washi” by choosing your own size, color, and shape. You can also make your own lamp shade which will not be found anywhere else in the world.
Please enjoy the touch and warmth unique to Japanese paper, texture, the flow of relaxing time with Japanese paper.
Take a break at cafe & dining "cafe Berry" right next to the Aoya Washi Studio
cafe Berry, located right next to the Aoya Washi Studio, you can taste delicious country lunches, pizzas and sweets made with vegetables and rice from the owner’s parents’ farm. Original coffee and tea are also recommended.
They also sell handmade goods in the shop., located right next to the Aoya Washi Studio, you can taste delicious country lunches, pizzas and sweets made with vegetables and rice from the owner’s parents’ farm. Original coffee and tea are also recommended.
They also sell handmade goods in the shop.
|Name：||Tottori City Aoya Washi Studio|
Tottori City Aoya Washi Studio
313 Yamane, Aoya cho, Tottori City, Tottori, 689-0514
|ACCESS：||By Car /
45 min from Tottori Station (30km)
JR line from Tottori Station and get off at Aoya station.
15 min by taxi or bus from Aoya Station (6km)