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Texture Meets Metal

Jacqueline Sullivan
9:00 - 4:30
Wednesday Oct 28

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$ 170  

Students in this class will do some simple metal etching on small squares of copper or brass. These completed metal pieces will then be embedded in a textural surface. Molding paste on canvas with stencils will be used to create the textured surface. This surface will be painted with the student's choice of colors. Color theory and composition will be discussed to help students create a beautiful and unusual art piece!

Supply List Needed to Bring to class: 

Rubber Gloves
Stazon Stamp Pad
Favorite deeply etched rubber stamp that fits on a 2” x 2” square
Black Sharpie Marker
Packing Tape
Paper Towels
2 - 1 qt. Water containers for washing metal and rinsing brushes

$15 supply fee covers:
Small, square Canvas or cradled panel board
Copper and Brass 2” squares

Instructor will bring to share:
Etching solution
All paints and mediums
Some rubber stamps to share
Etching containers


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