Bldg. 435 across from the Exchange and Commissary *Please see “Services” section for department phone numbers and hours of operation.
About us Kadena’s Arts & Crafts Center is the largest American retail Arts and Crafts store on Okinawa. We have everything you need to complete your arts and crafts projects including silk flowers, baskets, fine art supplies, beads, stencils, stamps, scrapbooking supplies. We also offer children’s art kits, and seasonal crafts and supplies.
Our Private Craft Classes take any special occasion for children or adults to the next level. We specialize in parties for birthdays, school field trips, squadron functions, and more!
Home to: • Crafty Things • Mud Factory
• Keepsakes Plus
• Balloon Corner
• Wooden Solutions
Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday • 10 am – 8 pm
Friday – Sunday • 10 am – 6 pm
The largest American retail Arts and Crafts store on Okinawa. We carry silk flowers, baskets, seasonal crafts and supplies, fine art supplies, children’s art kits, beads, stencils, stamps, scrapbooking supplies and more!
Stop by for all of your seasonal needs, too! We have craft supplies, as well as interior and exterior decorations for every season and major US holiday.
Recreational classes available for artists of all ages and skill levels. Classes are offered in various art and craft forms including local Okinawan craft classes. To see upcoming classes, click our calendar or visit us and grab our monthly class schedule from our front counter on the first of every month!
Craft Instructors Needed! Kadena Arts & Crafts is looking for instructors for youth craft classes, and any other areas of interest! For more information on how you can become an instructor, please stop by our facility or contact the Program Coordinator at 966-7347.
Visit us for fun, hands-on ceramics and pottery classes. We have all your ceramic and pottery needs with a full selection of glazes, molds and tools.
Home To • Spacious pottery and ceramics studio • Greenware and specialty glazes • Studio space available for ceramics certified customers • Helpful staff on site daily
Available Classes Ceramic Bisque Painting Choose a figurine of your choice to paint. Please wear an apron or old clothing to protect your clothes. Shisa Face This two-hour class provides step-by-step instructions on how to mold a shisa face. Instructor will glaze and fire the piece of art and schedule a pickup date. Dragon Vase
Experience making a one-of-a-kind dragon vase! Instructor will glaze and fire the piece of art and schedule a pickup date.
*For more classes and class availability please click on the calendar icon above or stop in to Arts & Crafts to view our samples!
Whatever your framing needs, we can help! From family photos to uniquely sized paintings, we provide custom matting and frames that are sure to make your art and photos look beautiful.
Home To • Custom framing and matting • Vast selection of frames and mats that add the perfect touch to your art project • Beginner and advanced classes offering framing and matting techniques • Wide selection of prints for sale • Helpful staff available to guide you through your framing project