Scrap Metal Mania! (748)Linda Kekic, Jewelry Studio
Saturday and Sunday, July 20 & 21
12-5 pm, Sunday /Two Days
Do you have a pile of scrap metals " silver, brass and copper " or do you love looking through the scrap bin in the studio? Learn four exciting techniques to creatively use up your scrap " laminating, scrap soldering, granulation, and silver reticulation on copper and brass to create interesting metal sheets. Cut up the sheets and use fabrication techniques to create a variety of jewelry pieces " pendants, earrings, bracelets and rings! All materials provided with additional available for purchase.
Sand Casting (750)Michael Nashef, Jewelry Studio
Friday & Saturday, July 26-27
All levels, basic metalsmithing skills preferred
Expand your creativity with this time-honored form of casting using sand. In this hands-on, 2 day workshop you will learn how to use sand (yes sand!) to make a mold to pour and produce a metal object. Students will be given the option of creating an original or using a found object for their master. No experience necessary but basic metalsmithing skills are preferable. Great for belt buckles, buttons, chess, jewelry, and more! All materials will be provided and additional materials are available for purchase. Max of 8 students