Welcome to WAZA
Japanese Tea Tastings
Visit WAZA Japan Labo in Cape Town to taste different types of Japanese tea.
Join us in Cape Town for an exciting series of workshops and talks from October to December 2021.
16 October: Kitchen Knife Sale
23 October: Kokeshi Doll Sale
6 November: Ikebana Workshop
13 November: Furoshiki Gift Wrapping Workshop
20 November: Kokedama Workshop
27 November: Japanese Woodworking Tools Demo
2 December: Japanese City Design and Architecture Talk
11 December: Introduction To Shogi
18 December: Furoshiki Gift Wrapping Workshop
Introduction to WAZA
Learn more about WAZA and our passion for Japanese craftsmanship.
Making Shichirin by hand
See how our traditional hand-cut shichirin (hibachi) are made.
Kisuke Knives from Saitama
A short video of Shunsuke Manaka san forging some of his beautful knives.
Scenes from a Tatami Factory
Step inside the Ikehiko Corporation tatami factory in Fukuoka Prefecture.