Kintsugi is translated as 'Golden joinery", it is an unusual practice involving mending broken pottery with lacquer mixed with powdered precious metals, gold. silver and/or platinum to repair objects that have been broken or chipped. Kintsugi has been practiced in Japan for centuries.
Day 1 Kintsugi Experience
Meeting Point: Make your way to the venue. (Please select the start time upon booking: 10:00/13:30/16:30.
Create fantastic memories of your trip to Japan by learning the practice of Kintsugi. Learn about Kintsugi process and philosophy from the expert, observe the procedure of kintsugi, experience hand brushing urushi (Japanese Lacquer) and golden powder.
Tour End: Tour will end after 40 minutes. Please make your own way to your next destination. (You can pick up your fixed pottery item 3 days after the workshop or it can be shipped to your hotel in Japan with a small fee.)
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