Art Kintsugi and Tea with Ms. Cattea

Ms.Cattea Potts Point and Art Kintsugi Sydney – Monthly collaboration event 💚
The history of Kintsugi art dates back to the 14th century when Tea Ceremony began to spread in Japan to repair the precious tea set. In this session, you will learn the Art Kintsugi technique, which follows the principal of ancient Kintsugi using alternative materials which enable us to complete the whole process within the class and take a piece of your own Kintsugi art with you.
You can select tea you like from popular tea menu and we will make sure that you will have plenty of teas through out the session.
Location: Potts Point
Cost: $168 p.p  including 3 hours Art Kintsugi workshop and Ms.Cattea tea dinner

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What is Kintsugi?
Kintsugi is the century-old Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with Japanese lacquer (Urushi) dusted with powdered gold giving a new life to when otherwise items would be thrown away. In recent years this craftsmanship has been regarded as an important traditional art to influence on Modern art around the world.

Philosophy
Kintsugi express Wabi-Sabi philosophy, an embracing of imperfection, whilst appreciating artefact’s history and personal memories. Instead of disguising the damages and bringing them to the original state, Kintsugi emphasises the defects with gold, symbolises life.

 

 

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