Virginia Beach 2018 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Jen Crossley
9:00 - 4:30
Tuesday October 2

VA208 - Metal Etching Book/Journal Heaven

$ 150  


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, and tools learn the etching process,
Learning to add found objects to the side to make your own unique one of a kind future family treasure or a personal journal.

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 $55 paid to instructor at beginning of class includes the following
Ferric chloride (etching solution)
Etching containers
Brass metal
Needles, wax linen thread
Baking powder
Paper towels
Rubber gloves
rubber stamps, instructor will have some to share

Special Needs/Requirements: Students need no experience at all.