Traditional crafts

  • Kutani porcelain

    Amidst the rich though relatively short history of Japanese ceramics, the Kutani ware, which originated some 350 years ago on the heights of the Kaga area...

  • Yamanaka lacquerware

    The hot spring town of Yamanaka Onsen has acquired over the centuries the reputation of having nurtured generations of highly skilled and creative lacquer...