Traditional Craft event & topics

EVENT Exhibition, Painting demonstration, and Painting experience of traditional craft “Naruko Kokeshi” from our friendship town Osaki City in Miyagi Pref.


Edo Taito Traditional Crafts Center

Taito Ward and Osaki City, Miyagi Prefecture are celebrating the 40th anniversary of the friendship town relationship this year.
As part of the 40th anniversary of the friendship town partnership, we will hold an exhibition of Naruko Kokeshi dolls, a painting demonstration, and a painting experience by a Kokeshi doll artist from Osaki City, Miyagi Prefecture.

Why not draw your favorite pattern and make your one and only original Kokeshi doll in the world?
Anyone can participate in the exhibitions and demonstrations. We look forward to your applications and your visit.

[Naruko Kokeshi display and painting demonstration]
<Date and time>
 June 29(Saturday), 2024 10:00-15:00

[Naruko Kokeshi painting experience]
<Date and time>
Held on June 29(Saturday), 2024, 4 times in total
① 10:00-10:50
② 11:00-11:50
③ 13:00-13:50
④ 14:00-14:50

<Target audiences>
Residents of Taito ward who are elementary school students or older (junior high school students or younger must be accompanied by a guardian)
8 people each time
*If there are many applications, a lottery will be held.

1,500 yen (cash only)

<How to apply>
Click here for the application form (electronic application only)

<Application deadline>
Until June 14th (Friday)

Edo Taito Traditional Crafts Center (2-22-13 Asakusa, Taito-ku)