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#Kintsukuroi (n.) (v. phr.) – “to repair with #gold”; the art of repairing #pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken.—Japanese | Appendix: Islam forbids the use of any pots, plates, or utensils made of gold or silver when eating. But such an art is acceptable as a form of art for display and such.

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DIY "Kintsugi" gold crockery repair tutorial

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Kintsugi or Kinsukuroi: Broken Things A friend shared with me today the lovely art/idea of Kintsugi (Kinsukuroi). Kintsugi is the traditional Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with a strong adhesive and then sprinkling the adhesive with gold dust. The result is that the broken pottery is now mended and in fact even stronger than the original. Instead of trying to hide the flaws and cracks, they are accentuated and celebrated because they now have become the strongest part of…

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Tamsyn Trevorrow, Resin and ceramic plate - Looks like you can fix a broken plate with a contrasting color of resin

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Lakeside Pottery * Japanese kintsugi or Kintsukuroi art repair --- See also: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kintsugi .

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Learn our 3 EASY steps to fixing your broken ceramics! Imitation Kintsugi! Love it!

VIDEO: Discover How to “Unbreak” Broken Ceramics

Learn our 3 EASY steps to fixing your broken ceramics! Imitation Kintsugi! Love it!

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