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C170e - Looping Over Glass, Beads. Metal, Stones and More

Mary Hettmansperger
6:30 - 9:30
Thursday Eve

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$ 85  

Using tumbled beach glass base, rocks and other beautiful focal items, students will create a layer of knotless netting using a fine wire. A variety of colored wire along with copper and silver filled wire will be used in this weaving technique. Students will have an opportunity to layer items under the netting, leave areas open and exposed to create visual interest and add beads in the netting for embellishment, use as a layer in metal work and added as texture. Students should finish a couple in the class time, but will be given, several items to loop over and the wire needed to complete all projects.

$48.00 - Material fee paid to instructor at beginning of class includes:
all materials are provided for the class project

Tools needed  to bring for class:

Bench block
Texturing hammers if desired
Needle nose pliers
Metal scissors or snips
Wire cutters


Many of the required supplies may be pre-ordered from Blue Twig Studio.  They will be ready and waiting for you to pick up when you arrive at the retreat.  For further info and to place your order, contact:

Deb Prewitt
Blue Twig Studio
Cottonwood Center for the Arts
427 E. Colorado Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

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