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One-day workshop

Ceramic Repair Workshop #CraftWeekScotland

Do you want to learn how to fix your broken ceramics? Join the Remade Network for a kintsugi-style workshop.

24 Oct 2021

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Organised by:
Remade Network - LC remade.network
Tickets:
Adult £12 Book now
Location:
Remade in Govanhill
421 Victoria Road
Govanhill
Glasgow
G42 8RW

Do you have a broken mug you can't bear to part with? What about a precious plate that you want to repair? Join the Remade Network for a ceramic repair workshop this October at Remade in Govanhill.

Bring along your broken mug, plate, vase or anything ceramic and you will be guided on how to make it functional again! You will gain hands-on knowledge of ceramic repair and you will have the option of repairing your ceramic item in an invisible or visible way.

The visible repair practice is inspired by the Japanese practice of Kintsugi which translates roughly to "patch with gold” - it’s the art of repairing broken porcelain with golden glue. The philosophy behind this visible repair is that the break becomes part of the story of the object and therefore a part of the beauty. Why throw away your plate when you can highlight the cracks and give it a new lease of life?

This event is ticketed because there is limited space so if you can't attend please let the Remade Network know at least 3 days in advance. If you have any questions regarding the workshop or the item you wish to repair, get in touch with LC at lc@remade.network.

More Information:

Remade Network campaigns and trains communities to set up reuse and repair centres. Their vision is to make repair education affordable to all - they will be developing more online workshops for you.


 

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This event is part of Craft Week Scotland 2021, a nationwide celebration of Scottish contemporary craft running from Monday 25 – Sunday 31 October 2021.

A new experience from Craft Scotland highlighting the vibrant Scottish craft sector and encouraging communities across Scotland to discover, shop and learn about contemporary craft.

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