“Kurashi no Ichi: The Winter 2018 Edition” : Workshop Information 1



[Kurashi no Ichi summary in Japanese]
Date: Saturday December 8th and Sunday December 9th, 2018
Market hours: 10:00–15:00
Place: At the auditorium and lecture room of the Sugimura Jun Museum of Art (Shiogama City), 30 minutes east of Sendai.

“Kurashi no Ichi” is a local farmer’s and handicraft market under the theme of “Enrich your daily life with wisdom and fresh ideas”.

You will find attractive food stands furnished by local stores, featuring locally-grown vegetables, tableware, woodworks, antique goods, handmade goods, plants and so on.

This event is sure to freshen and spice up your everyday life!

・Admission is free but some workshops require an application and an entrance fee to join.
・Please use the special parking space or public transport to come to the venue.


Shops available on both days (December 8th and 9th)

Kotori Coffee
(bread, baked sweets, coffee beans)
Ota Yohachiro Shoten
(miso, miso scones)
(baked sweets, coffee beans, handicrafts)
La Maison Rose
(vegan baked sweets)
Natural born style.
(taco rice, beverages)
coeur tranquille
(Products include indoor plants and dried flower wreaths. A succulent plants workshop is also offered.)
*Workshop costs 1,000 yen and you can join at any time.
(Products include plants. A herbarium-based flower bottle workshop is also offered.)
*Workshop costs 1,500 yen and you can join at any time.
(picture books, beverages, baked sweets)
book cafe Kasei no Niwa
(used books)
mihoco sato ceramics
(ceramics, accessories)
Wool, cube, wool!
(Products include fabric goods. A fabric brooch workshop is also offered.)
*Workshop costs 2,500 yen (incl. Material cost)
*Time: 13:00 – 14:00
*An advance reservation is required here.
 *Maximum capacity of 8 people.

Shops available on December 8th only

(leftover fabric scraps)
Bin no Onoya
(honey, jam)
Jolis Biscuits
(icing cookies)
Sabusawa Noue
(fresh vegetables)
my ma mine
(fabric goods)
(needle felted goods)
(fabric goods for baby and kids)
Koubou Spica
(Products include woven-knitted accessories. A weaving workshop is also offered.)
*At the workshop, you can weave a 10-centimeter-wide square fabric. The weaving workshop costs 500 yen and you can join at any time.
Okadaya no Nichijou
(housekeeping tips and advice)
String Ensemble Concert by String G-Forest starts at 13:00.

Shops available on December 9th only

totoma pan
(stone baked bread)
Sumiya no Kurashi at Shichikashuku no Hakutan
(baked sweets, charcoal-based products)
Botanical People
(flower and plants)
(dried flower wreath, floral swag ornaments)
(fabric goods and accessories)
(Products include fabric goods. A tenugui hat workshop is also offered.)
*At the workshop, you can make a hat using a tenugui, a Japanese cotton towel. Workshop costs 1,000 yen (material cost) and you can join at any time.
DIY workshop by DIY STUDIO, LIFE RECORDS ARCHITECTS, i-couleur and IKEDA CORPORATION introducing DIY techniques and renovation tips.

Please check our website for the latest information on Kurashi no Ichi:
For more information and to obtain a workshop application,
please call 022-362-2555 or e-mail us.
Translated by JUNBI Supporters