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Repairing blistered glaze using kintsugi techniques

This video shows the first step in repairing blistered glaze,   For more on this technique see http://www.kintugi.com/ Advertisements

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Gold leaf kohiki

Here is my newest piece. It is a wood fired kohiki piece with gold leaf over red lacquer.

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Feldspar bowl accented with gold leaf

I have added gold leaf to this bowl, under the leaf is Japanese made lacquer.  I like the dreamy quality of it.

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Feldspar glazed cup repaired with silver.

I fired this cup a long time ago, maybe 10 years or so. It broke and I decided to do some restoration work where there were missing pieces and use silver as the covering metal. I like the look now … Continue reading

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New book.

I just got this new book. It is on repairing ceramics and lacquer using lacquer and gold. I went to an antiques dealer that gives a class on this topic and found out it costs a minimum of 60,000 yen … Continue reading

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Gold repair, kintsugi

I went to learn how to do kintsugi from a guy down the street and here are some videos from that. This first video shows application of lacquer to a bowl. The lacquer is cut with a tiny amount of … Continue reading

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