We will be back in Melbourne soon to wrap up 2022 workshops. Please come and join us to learn the art of Kintsugi in the inspring space of Made in Japan South Melbroune.
25 November (Fri) 4 – 7:30pm – Sold out
26 November (Sat) 10am-1:30pm – Sold out
4 -7:30pm – Sold out
Booking : Made in Japan Melboune
About the Workshop
In this 3.5 hours step by step hands-on workshop, you will learn the fundamental skill of Art Kintsugi method, following the principal of ancient Kintsugi utilising more accessible alternative materials which enable us to complete the process within the class and safely.
At the end of the class, you will take home a piece of your own Kintsugi art and be able to repair your own items.
Kintsugi is a century-old Japanese craftwork where broken ceramic objects are pieced back together using lacquer and gold dust based on the philosophy of Wabi Sabi finding beauty in imperfection.
The process transforms much loved, worn items into a beautifully crafted, new piece of art. It is a chance to live a more sustainable way and to rescue objects which would otherwise be discarded.
In this relaxed workshop, you will learn the introductory technique of “Art Kintsugi” mending following 7 essential steps using modern accessible materials and bring home a piece of your own Kintsugi art.
Class is suitable over 18 years old.
Not suitable if you are pregnant
Materials includes epoxy, lacquer and solvent.
We will parepare your ceramic piece to repair to take home.