B131338 Vintaj Altered Metal: Exploration of Texturing and Shaping
Jess Italia Lincoln, Mackie Mullane Thu. June 6•8:30am-11:30am - (3 hours)
Level: All Levels Maximum Class Size: 20 Class Fee: $105.00
Metalwork Description: Patinate and dap Vintaj embossed metal blanks, filigree, and decorative embellishments to add dimension, texture, and a rustic feel to your jewelry designs. Vintaj Patina can be blended and layered to create endless effects on metal; it is fast-drying, durable, and permanent, allowing you to manipulate the metal into new shapes and emulate naturally patinated elements that would occur over time. Additional session offered Thursday afternoon, June 6 (B131700).
Students will Learn: How to blend and layer Vintaj Patina and Glaze to create beautiful and durable effects; how to dab, add relief, punch holes, and rivet patinated pieces into functional jewelry components to create a matching necklace, earring, and ring set.
Pliers: Chainnose without grooves, standard roundnose, 1.5 mm metal hole punch.
Materials in Kit: Diamond trellis, garden trellis, and Etruscan filigrees; bird garden cameo; 1/4-in. nail head rivet; pinwheel washer; natural brass wire; embossed natural large circle blank; 6 mm slender oval chain; soaring sparrow; eternity garden ring; jump rings; embossed natural brass small circle blanks; tiny dragonfly charms; tiny copper Nouveau leaves; copper prairie leaves; round loop earring wires. A portion of this kit is underwritten by Vintaj Metals.