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Portland, OR 2023 FALL - Oct 8-15, 2023

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Creative Techniques with Metal

Erin Keck
9:00 - 4:30
Sun Oct 15

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$ 185  

Have you ever wanted to know how to create unique patterns and designs in
In this informative workshop students will be instructed on several techniques used to make interesting designs in copper and brass.  The following techniques will be explored along with a few cold connections and basic jewelry skills.   Metal disc cutting, Chemical Etching, Texturizing and design making, Metal Embossing, Word Stamping.
As we explore each process we will be creating several pieces that we will in the end be using to make a beautiful bangle bracelet.
Each student will leave with a finished bracelet and a wealth of knowledge to use in future metal creations.
This class is for all skill levels.

Materials Fee $25 paid at beginning of class includes:

Includes all metals, chemicals, tools, bracelet and findings.

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

bring basic jewelry tool kit (chain nose pliers, round nose
pliers, and wire cutters) if they have them, teacher will also have some to share.
Apron and lap towel.

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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.

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