Sweetest Song Metal Sketch Class
Product DescriptionIn this class you will learn how to cut and prepare metal blanks, discover how to 'sketch' images on metal with wire and hammers, (don't worry templates are provided, no drawing skills are needed.). Discover how to hand-color metal with a patina and dye system.
Saturday, November 4th from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
All skill levels welcome!
Students who have registered must give notice if they are unable to attend by Friday, October 27th in order to transfer their class fee to other purchases. No transfer can be made after that date, but a kit and instructions will be held for them to pick up after the class.
Class includes: (Necklace only) jewelry construction techniques of entwined wreaths, wrapped dangles, toggle clasps and birch twig connectors.
Instructor will provide patinas and dyes.
Kits include copper sheet, wire, Czech glass beads, jump rings and chain.
Required tools: steel bench block, rubber bench block or hand towel, ball peen hammer, metal shears (Eurotool Metal Shears with spring are suggested), wire cutters, round nose pliers and two chain nose pliers.
Optional tools: metal files, metal hole punch, riveting hammer.
Designed and Taught by Heather Powers of Humblebeads