Kintsugi Repair Kit-Japanese Urushi Lacquer
:::This kit comes with low allergenic Urushi lacquers:::
The Centuries-Old Japanese Tradition of Mending Broken Ceramics with GoldKintsugi repair is a form of Japanese art, not just a DIY repair method. It has a long history which was practiced by our ancestors from the Edo Era (years: 1603-1868).
Meet the beautiful Japanese Art that helps you repair the broken objects and overcome sadness
Ceramics and pottery are fragile, strong and beautiful all at once, just like people.
During this whole process of Kintsugi Therapy, you learn to become more patient with YOUR SELF, as if you learn how to handle a broken pot, offering the necessary time to mend and repair itself. At the same time, you learn to rebuild yourself and repair your life step by step.
**You can repair 10 to 20 of broken potteries with 1 Kintsugi Repair Kit!
Caution: Urushi Lacquer is made from tree sap and it has been used for 9,000 years by Japanese lacquer masters as a glue, putty, or paint. Although Urushi contains a compound that can cause a reaction similar to poison ivy, proper handling (gloves and long-sleeved shirt), and working in a well-ventilated area will generally prevent an allergic reaction. Mejiro Co. will not assume any liability for adverse reactions to Urushi Lacquer.
Find most frequently asked questions on our kintsugi.repair site:http://www.kintsugi.repair/#!product-faq/v6kjr
Disclaimer: Urushi should be used at your own risk. Mejiro Co. cannot be held responsible for any allergic reactions or medical expenses caused by Urushi or Urushi related products.
If You Can Break It, We Can Fix It!
With our kit, you will repair broken
pottery and porcelain in a traditional method using real Urushi lacquers, without using artificial materials
Japanese Urushi Lacquers x2 types (Seshime 15 grams/Neri Bengara 15 grams), Paint Brushx1, Powder Removal Brush x1, Japanese Masking Tape x1, Alternative Gold Powder 10g x1, Natural Pearl Gold Powder 10g x1, Slim Bamboo Spatula, Plastic Spatula, Pure Silk Cotton Ball, Small Plate, Medium-size Rubber Gloves, Tonoko Powder, Water Resistant Sand Paper, Easy English Manual
NOTE: We regret that the TURPENTINE OIL included in our Kintsugi Repair Kit is now prohibited from export from Japan therefore we cannot ship abroad. The good news is that it is usually available at your local art supply/hardware store. We now replace the TURPENTINE OIL in our kit with Fuki Urushi Paper. Thank you for your understanding!
*Urushi lacquer is heatproof up to 100 to 120 Celsius.
*Kit items are fixed, no change is accepted.