Kintsugi art

Explore the ancient Japanese art of Kintsugi, where broken pottery is repaired with gold. Discover how this technique celebrates imperfections and creates unique and stunning pieces of art for your home.
You Are More Beautiful Because You Have Been Broken: Kintsugi - The Japanese Art of Embracing Your Imperfections and Loving Yourself - Composition Not: Tick Tock Books, Tick Tock Books Wabi Sabi, Kintsugi Tattoo, Kintsugi Art, Calligraphy Quotes, Art Japonais, Loving Yourself, Composition Notebook, Tick Tock, E Card

You Are More Beautiful Because You Have Been Broken: Kintsugi - The Japanese Art of Embracing Your Imperfections and Loving Yourself - Composition Notebook with College Ruled Lines by Tick Tock Books - ISBN 10: 1672841828 - ISBN 13: 9781672841825 - Independently published - 2019 - Softcover

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Christina DeShaw
Translated Vase (TVW 6), 2013 (detail), ceramic shards, epoxy, 24k gold leaf, 27 x 26 x 27 1/2 inches Patchwork, Gold Cracks Japanese Art, Separation Art, Shattered Porcelain, Cracked Porcelain, Kintsugi Art, Porcelain Design, Traditional Japanese Art, Colossal Art

Korean artist Yeesookyung masterfully produces imperfect sculptures, bulbous yet elegant works composed from mismatched porcelain. The series, titled “Translated Vase,” was first inspired by the Korean artisan tradition of destroying porcelain works that are not deemed pristine, and she has continued to make the fused pieces since 2001. Intrigued by these tossed aside works and shards, Yee began saving fragmented tea cups and pots rejected by contemporary masters. Honoring the works’…

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Holly Laws