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kintsugi - mending broken pottery with golden jointery; How can we use this practice when living with chronic illness?

Harriet Lawton - Handstitch Kintsugi Plate "“My current work innovatively explores a crossing over of the textile and ceramic surface. I explore the use of ceramic waste, highlighting the ornate beauty within discarded china fragments. Each material is handled like the other; ceramic is delicately cut to reveal hidden lace-like qualities and digital prints lose their fabric fluidity as they become 3D objects, alluding to the form of the ceramic fragment."…

Usha Khosla Studio Pottery and Ceramics

pierced stoneware bowl by Snail Pottery

Kintsugi or Kinsukuroi: Broken Things A friend shared with me today the lovely art/idea of Kintsugi (Kinsukuroi).  Kintsugi is the traditional Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with a strong adhesive and then sprinkling the adhesive with gold dust.  The result is that the broken pottery is now mended and in fact even stronger than the original.  Instead of trying to hide the flaws and cracks, they are accentuated and celebrated because they now have become the strongest part of…

Broken Ceramics Found on the Beach, Turned Into Chopstick Rests Using Kintsugi

Kintsugi is a Japanese craft that both repairs and beautifies broken objects using gold leaf. Explore how to save your broken ceramics on the blog!
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VIDEO: Discover How to “Unbreak” Broken Ceramics

Kintsugi is a Japanese craft that both repairs and beautifies broken objects using gold leaf. Explore how to save your broken ceramics on the blog!