Kintsugi: make products unique by repairing with gold glue

by: Mirjam Visser, 2018-10-18 12:28:51 UTC

Kintstugi

New kintsugi is a new way of gluing porcelain based on the old kintsugi technique to repair porcelain with leave gold. The story goes that kintsugi may have originated when in the late 15th century the emperor sent his damaged pottery back to China for repairs. When it returned repaired with metal staples, he ordered his craftsmen to come up with something more aesthetic, and kintsugi or gold repair was born. This art became such a hype that some …

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