Virginia Beach 2018 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Jen Crossley
6:30 - 9:30
Friday Eve

VA211e - Bumble Bee Etched Metal Book

$ 100  


This book is small 2 inches by 1.1/2 inches
Come along and learn the magical qualities of Metal Etching and Book Binding.
Jen will guide you through the steps on how to use metal, what tools to use, then learning the etching process. We end up with this little Bumble bee attached to the front, Jen will talk about cold connections and the benefits of this secure technique.
Learning to add found objects to the side to make your own unique one of a kind future family treasure .

Supplies to bring:

Cutting mat,
Craft knife
Water colour paper pad
Assorted pattern paper if you want that in your book
1/8th eyelet setter
Cropadile only if you have one Teacher will have one to share|
Jewelry pliers
Tin snips non serrated (
Sharpie fine liner
Bench pin
Scrap of wood to drill into
Bench block
Stazon black ink pad
Assorted junk to hang off the sides

Kit Fee $40 paid to instructor at beginning of class includes the following
Etching containers
Brass metal
Needles,wax linen thread
Baking powder
Paper towels
Rubber stamps for design Teacher will bring some stamps to share.
Rubber gloves