Welcome to the Kintsugi Journal

Learn more about Kintsugi through our blogs, which explore its rich tradition, artistry, and sustainability.

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery

History & Philosophy

Aug 18, 2023

Kintsugi Philosophy

Kintsugi, the art of repairing broken pottery with urushi and decorating it with gold powder, has evolved from just a Japanese lacquer art form to a globally recognized philosophy. This philosophy embraces imperfection and finds beauty in celebrating the scars, aligning with concepts such as "mottainai" and mindfulness. Our blog discusses this evolution and how Kintsugi promotes self-healing, sustainability, and unity in a divided world.

Ancient Japanese tea room

History & Philosophy

Jun 17, 2023

Revolution of Kintsugi

Unearth the captivating revolution of Kintsugi in this blog post. We delve into the past, unraveling the golden evolution of this art form, tracing its historical roots, exploring iconic works, and highlighting the key contributors who have made Kintsugi the celebrated symbol of resilience it is today.

Authentic Kintsugi tea bowl in use

History & Philosophy

Jun 06, 2023

Origins of Kintsugi

Discover the fascinating origins of Kintsugi, Japan's golden art of repair. Uncover its secret birth, understand the significance of ancient lacquer repairs, and the pivotal role of the tea ceremony in its evolution. Immerse yourself in this story of beauty, born from brokenness.