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Colorado Springs, 2019 Registration is NOW OPEN

C292 - Surprise Inside

Jean VanBrederode
9:00 - 4:30
Saturday - June 1

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$ 150  

Build a piece of wearable art you will reach for again and again! Create a 3-dimensional layered bib necklace using copper and torch-fired enamel. You will be amazed by the vibrant colors that you will achieve using plain white liquid enamel! You’ll unveil the mysterious secret life of the tiny bee, dragonfly, or butterfly peeking out from inside.

Materials fee $25 paid directly to instructor at beginning of class includes:
1 large & 1 small copper bib base (one patterned), sanding sponge, brass stamping, copper wire & chain, 2 long toothpicks. Use of: Tool kit (pliers, shears, bench block, hammer, files, etc.), torch firing equip (torch, tripod, screen, trivets), 533 liquid enamel, brushes, heat tool, crop-a-dial, dapping block, acrylic hammer, saw frame/blades 4/0, bench pin, Dremel/flap wheel, steel wool, clothespin half, buffer, sander.

Students should wear natural fiber clothing, closed-toe shoes, and have long hair tied back. You may wish to bring your own jeweler’s saw if you own one, an apron, and magnifying glasses or an opti-visor for close-up sawing work. 

4 Spaces Remaining

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:

Maria Raleigh



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