Online Cute Character Bento Making Class

Character lunch box making

Welcome to this online character bento making experience, an activity that’s fun for all ages and uses easily accessible ingredients. Via an online video chatting platform, I will teach you my Japanese bento making tips and tips, guiding you as you design your characters and put together a colorful and delicious meal. Using fresh, seasonal ingredients, we’ll shape and decorate cartoon faces. Then, we’ll take photos of our edible masterpieces, to show off to the world. I will be broadcasting this online cooking class from my home in Japan, so please note that the time listed is in JST (Japan Standard Time). After you book the class, you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join. I will also send you a recipe, so please prepare the ingredients in advance. This online cooking class is a great activity to enjoy at home and anyone with the ingredients can participate. The ingredients used for this workshop are all simple and should be easy to find; you may even have most of them in your kitchen right now! Learn a new skill during this time, and impress your family and friends with your Instagrammable cartoon bentos!


1.Follow along with a detailed demonstration from your friendly online instructor and create bento box artwork!
2.Use a variety of tools and ingredients to build your cute character design
3.Find out about kyaraben and bento box lunch culture in Japan
A 1hour online cute character bento cooking class

Recipes (will be provided before the class)

Ingredients for creating your own kyaraben bento box
Cooking tools
Meeting Point and Meeting Time:
This cooking class will be held online. I will send you the ZOOM for our class in advance.
Please prepare the following ingredients for this class:
- 1 cup white rice
- 2 eggs
- 3 small sausages
- Boiled broccoli
- Boiled ootato
- Nori (seaweed paper)
- Green seaweed flakes or parsley flakes
- Slices of cheese
- Long, thin pasta for salad
- Soy sauce, sugar, salt, oil, ketchup, mayonnaise
- Bento box (if you have one)
- Tapioca straws, scissors, tweezers, nori punch (if you have one)