&PAPERS is run by the studio producing paper-covered boxes, established 100 years ago in Kyoto. While following the tradition, they like to harmonize it with craftsmanship focusing on amusement for further development. In this workshop, you can make your own notebook using the original paper from Kyoto. Customize the covers, paper, ring, and clip and make your notebook easy to use. You can have a name pressed on the cover to make it very original. It will be a nice gift for your friend or family. The paper of the notebook is carefully printed one by one at the studio creating Yuzen-print paper. Yuzen is a Japanese dyeing method for fabrics, popular with its colorful and refined patterns The covers are carefully made by hand at the Kyoto studio, applying the traditional technique of creating paper-covered boxes.
First, you will choose parts for the notebook, attach the clip on the covers, make holes on the side and bind them into a notebook. When you have run out of the paper, you can refill the notebook and cherish it for a long time. You may enjoy shopping at the gift shop and eat lunch or snack at the cafe in the studio after the workshop.
Duration: 30 mins
Activity timing: 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm
Notebook Making Workshop in Kyoto
Adult/child: 6 years old and above
Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.
1F, Jimukino-Ueda bldg., 2-1, Sakaimachi, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto