Pottery experience at Koishiwara
Make your own original Koishiwara-yaki pottery. Koishiwara-yaki is a type of Japanese
traditional pottery in Koishiwara. The history dates back to the 17th century, when the third
Lord Kuroda Mitsuyuki (1628–1707) invited potters from Imari, Saga-prefecture to Fukuoka.
Try your hand at making the famous local Koishiwara-yaki pottery at Ota-gama pottery,
by learning how to create your own piece of Koishiwara-yaki pottery.
Location of Toho village Koishiwara
Village hall ; 6425 Oaza-Hoshuyama, Asakura-gun, Fukuoka-prefecture
70 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city
60 minutes by a vehicle from Dazaifu-city
80 minutes by a vehicle from Yanagawa-city
90 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-city
|Population||2,000 pupulation density : 39 / km2|