"Fold Form Earrings & Bracelet" Wednesday October 21, 2020 6:00pm-9:
This class is extraordinary, different and even unusual. You will be taught the secret of forming metal by taking a piece of copper, a hammer, some energy and forging the metal into earrings and a bracelet and all the while you will be Fold Forming the metal into something creative. You will be taught all the techniques for a successful project.
Fold Form Earrings & Bracelet
Instructor: Sheila A. Smith
Favre Private Party
Date: Wednesday October 21, 2020
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Skill Level: All Levels
Age Limit: 15 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 4
Class Fee: $60.00
Kit Fee: Included in Class Fee
Please do not register for this class if you are not a part of the Favre Party...
Fold Forming is a technique by which you would repeatedly forge with a hammer a piece of metal, than anneal, unfold the metal until you obtain the desired look. There are no limits to the number of folds or direction of the folds. This process will give the metal an unbelievable dimensional form. Once you get started, your creativity will surge!!
If you want to do something unique and different then this is the class for you. Design Earrings and a Bracelet using Fold-Forming techniques.
You will Learn:
You will be taught the secret of forming metal. We will supply the copper or brass and all you will need is your creativity. Learn the art of fold forming copper into beautiful earrings and bracelet. You will learn how to clean metal, use a torch to anneal, folding, filing, Texture, forming, stamping, piercing, doming, patina, and seal the metal. Learn how to make your ear-wires for your earrings, what gauge metal works best, best metal to use, secret to opening the folds, safety techniques and you will choose your own design.
Design, cleaning, folding, form, forging, filing, stamping, piercing, how to use a torch for annealing, texture, patina, doming, patina, sealing metal and making ear-wires for your earrings. What size and gauge of metal to us and safety tips and you choose your own design.
Kit to Include:
Everything needed to complete this project.
No experience necessary.
Tools to Bring:
None You will use studio Tools
What to Wear:
Closed-toe shoes must be worn (you will be using a torch) and Wear old clothes. Latex gloves, apron, safety glasses and mask will be provided if needed.
SAS by Design Studio
6170 Larkwood Ln
Long Beach, MS 39560
One seat per person per class. Space is limited so please do not bring any guests or children with you to class.
Classes will start on time.
To Register: Submit Payment
No refunds are provided if you cannot attend your scheduled class. You may send someone in your place if you let us know to expect them. We reserve the right to cancel a class at anytime. If that happens, for any reason, you will receive a full refund. In case of inclement weather, we will reschedule the class or give a full refund.