Kintsugi accessory course for beginners

Kintsugi technique was born about 500 years ago to repair the broken ceramics in Japan. We will make accessories with it

There are so many kinds of objects in the world. Sometimes we throw it away when it’s broken, but occasionally we are hesitate to do it. Because of favourite thing or good memories with it or from the heart of cherish things. And that was the same with the ancient people.

Kintsugi technique was born about 500 years ago to repair the broken ceramics in Japan.

金 Kin = Gold
継ぎtsugi = Put together, joint together

The basics of this technique are same to the traditional kintsugi technique which has a history of 500 years. Traditional technique use Urushi Lacquer and precious metal such as gold and silver.
Today we use modern materials such as epoxy resin and metal powder, and it can be practiced by anyone with ease.

The appearance of the final product made using the modern material is very similar to that of a kintsugi piece made using the traditional material.

Through this course, you will know Kintsugi is not only repairs technique but also a creative technique !

You will make ether
One pair of Pierced earrings (or Clip on earrings) Total 2 objects
or
One Broach and One Pendant Top Total 2 objects

You will find your favorite pieces from material of Ceramics, Acrylic plastics and beach glasses.

Duration : about 2 hours
Saturdays 13:30-15:30
Sundays 10:30-12:30

$88 fee including all materials and tea time !

Maximum 6 people each class.
Please make a booking at least 2 days in advance to the course start.
We also have classes on weekdays, please contact us by email!
We do not accept a cancellation request after your booking was confirmed.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by email !
Thank you ! Arigato-!

Hitomi Morooka

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Where

402/235 Clarence St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

When

Saturday 3 August 2019 from 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Saturday 10 August 2019 from 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Sunday 11 August 2019 from 10.30am to 12.30pm
Sunday 25 August 2019 from 10.30am to 12.30pm
Saturday 31 August 2019 from 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Saturday 7 September 2019 from 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Saturday 14 September 2019 from 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Saturday 28 September 2019 from 1.30pm to 3.30pm

We are not only open on weekends, are also open on weekdays.
Please do not hesitate to contact us !

Cost

Adult: $88.00
1 Adult + 1 child (10yo-15yo): $132.00

Accessibility services

  • Mobility access

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