Japanese roof tile products shop 

"Kawarakoubou youya"



The world of Kawara Creator Yu


Introduce myself

About the owner of "Kawarakoubou youya", Kawara creator Yu.

Media appearances, activity history, exhibition information

Media appearances, activity history, exhibition information, etc. About the activities of yu, the creator of the tile (please check sns for the latest information)

What's "Kawara"-Japanese roof tile-?

Kawara is the Japanese roof tile which have protected many temples and houses for 1400years old. 


Please see the artwork of Kawara creator Yu.

He produced unique artwork by inspiration.

About Japanese guardian gods

He makes original artworks inspired by Japanese guardian gods.I'd like to introduce them.

Kawara brings the good luck and happiness


Online shop

We have online shop.

Kawarakoubou youya

The Japanese roof tile products shop"Kawarakoubou youya" is near Kamo river and Matsubara bridge in Kyoto city.

We sell original Japanese roof tile products and traditional onigawara.

Let's make only one original Onigawara in the world!!

You can enjoy making your original ogre tile at my workshop.

Please make a reservation at contact us.

Onigawara making experience is held from time to time at my studio. It takes approximately 2 hours. 

It is popular that you can make your own original from scratch. Original Onigawara with a cute taste can be produced.

 It takes about 1-2 months to dry, fire and ship. You can hang it on the wall or decorate it as an interior decoration in your room.

 Adult: 22,000 yen (tax included) 

Children: 11,000 yen (tax included)

 *Shipping fee is separate.


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