Your first kanji experience in Tokyo.
Get an exprerience, a souvenir and an art all at once!
For your unforgettable memory of staying Japan
↑ Please watch the video above first.
Are you interested in writing kanji with a brush pen?
Would like to use a hanko with a kanji you wrote?
Or are you curious about creating something cultual and artistic as a memory of Japan in a short time?
Then we are sure that you will easily make one of the unforgettable memories of Japan with this event.
Our quite unique event titled 'Your First Kanji Experience in Tokyo' contains:
1, Writing one kanji you chose with a brush pen.
2, A hanko with your written kanji by machine carving.
3, Framed your kanji art work with a seal impression of your hanko on it.
*The total fee is 8,800 yen per person. (including tax)
*This ivent will take around 1 hour.
*Please understand that we will prioritize customers with prior reservations.
*Go to the store visit appointment form >>
*We are a long-established hanko specialty shop in Tokyo, which was founded in 1921. *Go to the Japanese version webpage >>
Step1: Choose the kanji you want to write
You can pick any kanji to write.
One that has your favorite meaning.
One that has a similar sound to a part of your name.
One that has your favorite shape.
Step2: Practice writing
With a brush pen, write the kanji you chose several times.
Step3: Make the final copy
After you get the hang of writing kanji, let's try making the final copy.
Step4: Stamp your hanko next to your signature
Using the kanji you wrote, will carve a hanko in 15 minutes.
Please write the sound and meaning of the kanji, your signature and today the date below your kanji work.
Then right after it is finished, let’s use your new hanko and place a stamp next to your signature as an author of the unique kanji art.
Your first kanji art work has been completed
Finally, we will frame your calligraphy and hand it over to you with your hanko.
The venue of this event
■Shop name: Hanko Land Tokyo / Bunbukudo Inbo
■5-7-12 Higashioi, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 140-0011
■A 3-minute walk from the Oimachi Station on the JR Keihin Tohoku Line, the Tokyu Oimachi Line, and the Rinkai Line.
■A 2-minute walk from the Oimachi Station (east exit) using the Shibu 41 Tokyu bus.
■Business hours: Monday -Friday, 10:00 am-6:00 pm
■Please understand that we will prioritize customers with prior appointments in terms of this event 'Your First Kanji Experience in Tokyo'.
■Go to the store visit appointment form >>
■We are often open on Sundays and national holidays, but their business hour would be shorter than them on weekdays.
■Please refer to the orange box on this our physical shop's webpade for our today's business hour.
■Accepts cash payments in Japanese yen.
■Accepts all major credit cards.