7-4, 京都市山科区 京都府 6078322
+81 (75) 2049533
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PRIVATE JAPANESE SMALL KATANA FORGING EXPERIENCE
In the relaxed surroundings of the suburbs, receive guidance from Yuya Nakanishi, a certified professional swordsmith, the only one in Kyoto and of which there are only 300 in the whole country,and make a knife for your everyday use.
By repeatedly heating and hammering the metal, the structure of the metal becomes tighter, forging the resilience Japanese katanas are known for.
There is a plan for making a short sword of the same Tamahagane steel as katanas, and you will no doubt be satisfied with the beauty of the finished product.
For those with enough time, we recommend the 4-8 hour course for making a Japanese knife.
1.Creation of a small knife under the watchful eye of a master
2.Usage of the same process & materials as a traditional sword
3.Visit to only remaining sword forge & swordsmith in Kyoto
4.Perfect souvenir to take home, made with your own hands
5. Special wooden box to take home & to display your handiwork
*Although these are private lessons, there may be times where you will be learning with other people, depending on the number of participants.
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