Students will leave with a beautiful pendant made to look like ancient hardware created from a light resin casting, a journal full of ideas, and a whole new direction to focus your work. Sand, scratch, and sgraffitto your way into creating unique objects and ancient artifacts in jewelry in combination with metal.
Students will Learn:
Focus on new works in jewelry and resin as it has never been presented before in casting; build with resin using multiple thin layers while learning new techniques and applications for scratching, crackling, engraving, transferring of imagery, making marks, and coloring surfaces with foils and tints. Learn different techniques in casting such as Dirty Casting and Glass resin casting to build ancient relics.
Project will be completed in class
Minimum Age Requirement:
At least 16 years old.
Supplies to Bring:
Metal files, safety glasses, an object to cast. Optional: Meaningful small objects such as photos; inclusions such as text, leaves, sticks, herbs, sand, dried flowers.
Standard flatnose, standard roundnose.
Materials in Kit:
Rubber silicone, finished resin component to work on; expendables such as resin to use in class, mica flakes, powders and cold enamels, solder, sandpaper, wire, paper.
One seat per person per class.