Experience Kyoto embroidery inherited from ancient times to the present, and the elegance of “Kyoto embroidery”
Duration3 hours ~
Number of participants～10 people
More than 1200 years ago when Kyoto was designated as the Capital city, the organization that hired embroidery artists started the Kyoto embroidery technique. Until the modern dyeing techniques became gradually mature, Kyoto embroidery had been a rare decorative clothing technology.
By using silk threads, golden and silver threads and traditional technique, Kyoto embroidery depicts the exquisite and colorful patterns. Entering modern times, Kyoto embroidery has also been presenting various patterns in many elegant works. Even now, clothes embroidered by craftsmen stitch by stitch are still shining brilliantly on important occasions.
Do you want to experience this traditional handicraft with the elegant ancient charm and feel Kyoto embroidery art which combines luxuriance with modern atmosphere? Visit Kyoto embroidery workshops owned by those artists, touch the Kyoto embroidery clothes with your own hands and watch the exquisite techniques. Of course, you can also personally experience Kyoto embroidery.
Through Kyoto embroidery, known as the “beauty of Japan”, let’s experience the delicate and soft side of the Japanese.