Nara, Japan, May 5th. to May 19th. 2018 10 day traditional, lacquer based kintsugi workshop. This workshop will meet May 5th. through the 7th. May 8th. and 9th. will be breaks, meet from May 10th. through the 12th. May 13th., 14th. and 15th. will be breaks, and then meet May 16th. though the 19th. Intermediate/advanced workshop. There are 4 seats left in this workshop
Here is a cup I am repairing. I first did a paper handle to get the size and width I need. I then used very thin wood, soaked it in vinegar to make it pliable and then fit it and attached it will sabi.
This video has no audio. Reconstruction using traditional lacquer based kintsugi. This is more preparation work on this Ming period celadon large charger. I am doing more shaping and then at 9minutes, 32 seconds, applying sabi.