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Hinged Mica Structures

Daniel Essig
9:00 - 4:30
Monday Oct 26

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$ 170  

Create mica structures with unexpected twists and turns. After a quick exploration with a paper models, we will create a series of mica and paper panels that will be hinged together into the sculptural books and objects. This workshop will take advantage of the translucent nature of the composite mica sheet. 

Materials Fee $30 paid to instructor at beginning of class includes:
Mica, handmade paper, tyvek and PVA 

Students need to bring:
Thin or light weight collage materials: decorative and text papers, photos, photo copies, sheet music, insect wings, leafs, feathers, etc.
Metal Ruler
White eraser
ΒΌ or 3/8 inch palm chisel http://earthguild.com/products/woodwork/flexcut/flexpalm.htm
Exacto knife and blades
Small cutting mat
Small rubber brayer

Click here for a printable page

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