welcome to Suikoushya

Located in Arashiyama, Kyoto, "Suikoushya" is a design and construction firm. We specialize in traditional Japanese carpentery and working with traditional Japanese homes. We also enjoy sharing the knowledge and skill of japanese woodworking, therefore hosting regular workshops. I can hold workshops in your country. Please contact me.

Suikoushya International Craft School support project, where you can learn Japanese woodworking in English

Please support Japanese carpenter so that I can share Japanese woodworking with as many woodworking fans as possible. There are many rewards that will please you, so be sure to check them out. Thank you as always for supporting Suikoushya.⇒★Crowdfunding★

News about 2021 activities of Suikoushya


Updated future activities of Suikoushya.
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Japanese woodworking one month course

Japanese woodworking one month course

  At Suikoshya, a Japanese carpenter Takami Kawai will teach you the basics of woodworking. It can be a woodworker or a beginner. The number of students is about four per month, so I will teach carefully according to the

Japanese woodworking Online course

Japanese woodworking Online course

There are currently two types of online courses. Suikoushya Torii production(ZOOM class about 6h) Suikoushya introduction of japanese hand tools (about 1h) Suikoushya Online class learning with a model 1:real construction course(about 2h) 2:joinery course(about 2h) 3:marking course(about 1h)  

about Suikoushya

about Suikoushya

I am Takami Kawai, a Japanese carpenter.   I enjoy woodworking at the Suikoushya in Kyoto. In addition to repairing shrines and renovating old houses, we share fine woodworking with people, hold woodworking classes around the world, and hold joinery

FAQ

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions   Q: Is a place to stay and meals provided? A: We do not provide a place to stay. We recommend finding a place through Airbnb. We are able to provide suggestions if you have trouble finding a place.

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Suikoushya representative: Takami Kawai   Hello! I am Takami Kawai, a Japanese carpenter. I enjoy woodworking at the Suikoushya in Kyoto. In addition to repairing shrines and renovating old houses, we share fine woodworking with people, hold woodworking classes around