kintsugi or "golden seams". The Japanese art of fixing broken ceramics with a lacquer resin mixed with gold powder. Chances are, a vessel fixed by kintsugi will look more gorgeous, and more precious, than before it was fractured.
Kintsukuroi - "To repair with gold." The art of repairing pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken. Repaired tea bowl Japan early c, Edo period
Putting the Pieces Back Together: This idea is inspired by the Japanese art, “kintsugi,” which involves fixing broken pottery with a gold resin, leaving the cracked, repaired piece more beautiful than.