Stephanie Hammill (Kintsugi)

Stephanie has studied the technique of Kintsugi for 7 years and is a leading English speaking expert in the use of Urushi lacquer in ceramic repairs.  She studied the technique in Japan under the tutelage of both a master kintsugi practitioner and a leading Maki-e artist.  She has repaired many varied pieces from precious antiques to modern day Murano glass sculptures. She has written articles on the technique in The Journal of Australian Ceramics and her work is featured in the first English language book on Kintsugi published by Bloomsbury press in April 2021’