Art Kintsugi workshop x Green Door Studio 18-19 May 2023

Green Door Studio is relocating but sill in lovely Robertson. 

We are so thrilled to host our first workshop in 2023 in the fresh new studio 💚

Dates : 

17 May 2023  17:00  booking 

18 May 2023  10:00  booking 

18 May 2023 17:00 DIY session (please contact for details) 

The creative space of Green Door Studios is in Robertson,  Southern Highlands of NSW, known for artists habitat in the tranquil envioronment. 

Why not take a short break to visit Southern Highlands to explore the winter beauty, visit local artists and artisans, truffle hunting, as well as participating our workshop in  Robertson.

About the Workshop

In this three-hour 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.

At the end of the  class, you will take home a piece of your own Kintsugi art.

Class is suitable for over 18 years old.

* DIY session is for students who has completed our Art Kintsugi workshop, to come and pratise, with some advise and support for a couple of hours. (please note that this is not full hands-on session)

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,  Kintsugi emphasises and  decorate the mended parts with gold. Object’s life does not simply end, Japanese mentality of “Mottai nai” (don’t waste)

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