Kintsugi Advanced Level

AUD$150 Incl. GST

At this hands-on workshop you will learn the Art Kintsugi method and use it to repair chips and broken pieces.

  • 29 March, 10am-2pm
  • Cubby Space, 114 George St Redfern NSW 2016

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Description

Yoko Kawada of Square + Round will teach the basics of kintsugi at the Simply Native Autumn Pop-Up! Choose from three levels of difficulty, all levels are suitable for novice or beginners. It just depends on how much you’d like to challenge yourself.
At this hands-on workshop you will learn Art Kintsugi method which follows the principal of traditional Kintsugi using alternative, more accessible materials which enable us to complete the whole process within the duration of the class. The aim is to create your original piece of art whilst contemplating and enjoying a mindful moment.

Before you sign-up for the workshop…
This workshop is limited to those over 16 years old. As we use resin base glue, workshop is not suitable if you are pregnant. Please note that finished ceramics are not suitable to use as dinnerware with food.

Date, time & location

29 March, 10am-2pm
Cubby Space, 114 George St Redfern NSW 2016

Easily accessible by train. Free street parking is also available in the area.

What to bring

Nothing, we’ll provide all the materials you need.

What you’ll take home

Your own piece of Japanese ceramic, newly put together using the Art Kintsugi method. Each participant will choose their piece of item to repair on the day — images above are for demonstration purposes only.

About kintsugi

Kintsugi is a Japanese traditional knowledge of repairing repairing broken pottery using lacquer and fine gold powder. It is also embodies wabisabi philosophy, an embracing of imperfection whilst appreciating artifact’s history and personal memories by decorating the broken lines with gold.

 


 

Cancellations

Cancellations are possible up to 72 hours (3 days) before the session. Please e-mail info[at]simply-native[dot]jp