This workshop is a face-to-face online livestreaming workshop to learn the Japanese art of Kintsugi, golden ceramic joinery.
You will receive an Art Kintsugi starter kit by post/courier and online workshop link upon booking.
During 3-4 hours online session, you will learn comprehensive Art Kintsugi method step by step which follows the principal of ancient Kintsugi utilizing accessible modern materials. Your starter kit includes enough materials for you to create more Kintsugi art after the first introductory online workshop.
Kintsugi is a century-old Japanese art and craft, broken ceramic objects are joined 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 more sustainable way and to rescue objects which would otherwise be discarded.
Mindfulness as a form of meditation has taken on new meaning in these uncertain times. Absorbing yourself in art for a few hours is an enjoyable way to achieve the moment of calmess and being able to do this safely online – from anywhere in the world – is especially reassuring these days