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Buddhist altars/fittings

Handing Down Expert Techniques: Green Tea Country – Yame/Okuyame Traditional Arts and Craft Exhibition          

In response to the changing times, artisans are crafting pieces tailored to fit modern lifestyles. These include combined-unit bon festival lanterns, compact, free-standing sumiyoshi (long cylindrical hanging lanterns), and paper lanterns for interior use. There will also be compact Buddhist altars in a modern style and products such as accessories born out of techniques used in the production of these altars. Come and experience the skill of seasoned craftsmen. 
(Approx. 50 items exhibited)

Info

Venue Takumi (Arts & Crafts) Gallery
Demonstration

Buddhist altar production process, chochin lantern painting

Workshop
Buddhist altar production process, chochin lantern painting
¥300
Traditional Crafts

Yame Fukushima Buddhist Altars / Yame Chochin Lanterns (Nationally Designated Traditional Craft)

Admission

Free