Hiring policies

Notification for craftsmen of hand-painted Yuzen style and embroidery

Okayama Kougei is now hiring craftsmen skilled in hand-painting in the Yuzen-style.
Regardless of which area of Japan you are from, you are welcome to work with us. We will help employees living in far locations to find lodging (rental apartments, etc.). If you are interested in working with us, please contact us by phone or email.

1. For those with experience
It is possible for experienced artists to work either at the workshop or from home. We will take care of the delivery and collection of dyes, etc. Additionally, we will not mind if you choose to use your own dyeing colors.

2. For those without experience
We will not ask for your age, gender, or academic background. We will teach you everything from the basics of the craft to master-level skills. In just two weeks, you can acquire the basic skills. After becoming a master craftsman, you can work from home. We recommend this job for those looking for artistic work, and those who are looking for work that can be done at home because of certain living circumstances, such as having children or pets.