Upcoming Retreats

Portland, OR 2022 FALL - October 19-26, 2022

Portland, OR 2023 - April 11 - April 18, 2023

Portland, OR 2022 FALL Registration is NOW OPEN

Hinged Metal Books

Renee Richetts
9:00 - 4:30
Wed Oct 26

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$ 180  

Bang, Bam, Oh Wow! Hinged metal books and their wonderful metal pages

During this workshop attendees will make an artist book that is crazy-unique!
Hammering soft, up-cycled metal into pages, and using actual hinges to “bind” the pages together, the results are attention-grabbing at its very best.
Techniques you learn include:
• “Forging” without the heat
• Mixed-media assemblage
• What can constitute an embellishment (hint: it is if you say it is)
• At least 3 ways to add embellishments to the book that don’t involve glue

Materials Fee $25 paid at beginning of class includes:

Most materials, including hardware and tools, will be provided.

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

A hammer
Crop-A-Dile hole and eyelet punch

Click here for a printable page

Proud Sponsors for Art & Soul

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.

Runaway Art and Craft Studio

Runaway Art and Craft Studio is our onsite store and sponsor for Portland, OR Retreats.
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