Yame Fukushima Buddhist altars are characterized by beautiful gold leaf.
Gold represents the prestige of the Buddhist altar and the exquisite gold leafing overlays a Japanese lacquer base made by leading craftsmen.
Explore the technique through your own first-hand experience applying gold leaf to a Japanese lacquer brooch or chopsticks under the guidance of an artisan
who has integrated his traditional techniques for making Buddhist altars into the crafting of modern accessories.
Location/ Japanese Lacquer Studio Iwaya
Address / 253-1, Takatsuka, Yame Google map
Availability / Daily
Duration/ 40 min-
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