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Fold Forming and Enameling Thursday, August 3, 9:00 AM  
Mary Hettmansperger $145  
This workshop is 6 hours.

Student Level: All levels
Type of Workshop: Project
Prerequisite: None
Workshop Category: Jewelry

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Using copper sheeting and doing simple fold-forming techniques, students will create several pieces of jewelry. Once the bases are created, students will then take areas on the copper and do torch-fired enameling. Students will also have the option of using a variety of patinas on their folded forms. Cold connections will also be covered to connect and assemble their work.

Kit/Materials Fee (payable to instructor at class time):

  • $58.00 includes:
  • 24 gauge copper sheeting
  • Findings and embellishments
  • All wires and cold-connections
  • All patinas
  • All enamels and items needed for the projects

Student should bring:

  • Hammer
  • Bench block
  • Texturing hammers (if desired)
  • Needle-nose and bent-nose pliers
  • Metal scissors or snips
  • Wire cutters

Some workshops may require that you bring supplies or tools that you may not presently possess. If you'd like to place an advance order for jewelry supplies & tools for pick-up at the on-site store when you arrive at AU, contact:

SJ Jewelry Supply LLC

Please note that SJ Jewelry Supply has an extensive selection of products but not all of them may appear on their website. If in doubt about the availability of any product, a simple phone call will get you the information that you desire.

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Email your order to: info@sjjewelrysupply.com
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call: 602-956-0189

Questions: maryhetts@gmail.com
Website: www.maryhetts.com