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Interactive video lesson plan for: Kintsugi: The Art of Embracing Damage

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On the Japanese mending practice of Kintsugi. To discuss this further, follow me on tumblr and use the Ask Me Anything feature here: http://thenerdwriter.tumblr.com/

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Christy Bartlett, "The Aesthetic of Mended Japanese Ceramics"

Kintsugi, The Art of Broken Pieces

Blake Gopnik, "'Golden Seams: The Japanese Art of Mending Ceramics' at Freer"

Shoppers World: Japan's Ancient Art of Lacquerware:

Wikipedia page:

Kwan, Pui Ying, "Exploring Japanese Art and Aesthetic as inspiration for emotionally durable design"

Tagged under: kintsugi,wabi sabi, nerdwriter

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