C261 - Faux Etching, Surface Design on Metal
Oh how I love texture on metal! This workshop evolved from a happy accident, ever since I’ve been having a blast etching anything that I can get my hands on!
Supplies Needed to Bring to Class:
-BRUSHES one or two inexpensive craft brushes
-GEL MEDIUM small amount- 2 oz. will be plenty
-CRAFTERS PICK, ULTIMATE GLUE small 2 oz. Bottle. This glue is available at most craft stores, or online...http://www.crafterspick.com/
-SMALL BRADS Available at most craft stores
-BLACK WIRE 22 gauge, available at most hardware or craft stores
-BRASS or COPPER a few small scrap pieces to practice on.
-FOUND OBJECTS A variety of objects that can be added to your sculpture... Think of small objects that can be used as legs, arms & hair. Buttons, lace, game pieces, vintage tin, typewriter parts all work especially well. Please see class pictures for ideas.
-ALTOID TINS I provide1 new 4 1/2 x 3 inch tin, if you would like to make more, please bring extra tins with the paint burned off. I throw mine on the grill or in the fireplace to remove the paint. Or you can buy them here brand new....
$15 kit fee paid to instructor at beginning of class includes
Most of the required supplies for your classes can be pre-ordered from Collage. 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:
For your convenience, you may pre-order your materials for classes! Your materials will be waiting for you at the retreat. And you can always purchase additional materials at the retreat.