Pottery quotes for my favourite potter. I love the cracked gold bowl- If you have been broken, mend yourself knowing that you will become more beautiful. And always think before you act. an apology cannot repair something you've done without thought.
"tear and repair", cloth made with khadi silk leftover pieces and Japanese cotton, hand stitched (sachiko style) onto linen. the back is left 'unfinished' and shows the hand stitching. to lay down or hang on the wall. size 57 x 90 cm.
The Kintsugi Effect: Lit From Within! Paige Bradley broke a wax sculpture she spent 6 months making - cast the broken pieces in bronze, then reassembled them with a lighting engineer to produce this startling sculpture in NYC
The Japanese art of kintsugi turns brokenness into beauty. The method of repair, using golden seams to rejoin shards, draws the eye to the what was once a point of failure and is now a more beautiful whole.