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Soldered Pumpkins

Rochelle Gaukel
9:00 - 4:30
Fri Oct 13

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$ 185  

In this class you will be painting your pumpkins first to prep them for the diorama pieces. Once your diorama pieces are painted they will be arranged inside the pumpkin and glued in place before the lights and glass are applied. The glass window will be soldered onto the pumpkin for a special lighted diorama

Materials Fee $40 cash paid at beginning of class includes:

Glass, copper tape, pumpkin, little girl, diorama pieces, lights, paints, patina.

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

Cookie sheet for your solder station
Soldering iron (WELLER 100 WATT/Model W100PG) - https://glasssupplies41.com/product/weller-100-watt-w100pg-temperature-controlled-soldering-iron/
Soldering iron stand - https://glasssupplies41.com/product/diamond-tech-studio-pro-soldering-iron-stand-heavy-duty/
Spool of lead-free solder - https://glasssupplies41.com/product/choice-lead-free-solder-1-pound-16-oz-roll-solder-copy/
Flux - https://www.amazon.com/Water-Soluble-Lead-Free-Flux/dp/B088WV4HS4/ref=sr_1_23?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI5I2Iyafy9gIV4Qh9Ch2jnwoEEAAYAyAAEgLeJvD_BwE&hvadid=580941290077&hvdev=c&hvlocphy=9033387&hvnetw=g&hvqmt=e&hvrand=12183891664314860077&hvtargid=kwd-827600778679&hydadcr=17038_13426322&keywords=worthington+water+soluble+flux&qid=1648797040&sr=8-23
Sal Ammoniac block - https://glasssupplies41.com/product/large-block-8-oz-sal-ammoniac/
JB WELD Clear Weld 5 minute epoxy - https://www.amazon.com/J-B-Weld-ClearWeld-Syringe-25mL/dp/B09C6R4VSQ/ref=sr_1_3?crid=33AS46F4OXQMC&keywords=jb+weld+epoxy&qid=1673563308&sprefix=JB+weld%2Caps%2C1963&sr=8-3
Scissors
Paintbrushes
Jewelry pliers set
Rag or towel
Apron

Optional items:
Any bits and pieces you would want to personalize in your pumpkin diorama.
 

 


 


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