Month Flat Week Day

Sun. 21 Jun, 2015

Randee Ketzel: Carved Jade, Turquoise, and Cinnabar Pendants

Sun. 21 Jun, 2015 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Lemoyne Art Education Center, Tallahassee, FL

One-day workshop covering several techniques; molding, carving and layering design elements into a pleasing composition, antiquing and highlighting, and creating faux metal bezels. Bail construction.

Students will learn how to create a tiny design elements from clay using molds and hand sculpting, and how to arrange the elements into deeply layered compositions ( one each of Cinnabar, Turquoise, and Jade) which they will set into a sculpted faux metal bezel of their choice. (gold, silver, or bronze). Antiquing, highlighting and finishing the resulting pendant will be covered as well. Students will construct a minimum of three finished pieces.

Class time: 7-8 hours with a break for lunch. Instructor will supply kits free of charge for items not included on the supply list (such as textures, antiquing medium, highlight medium and simple tools), as well as detailed handouts.

Carved Pendant Class Supply List

Carved pendants

Mon. 22 Jun, 2015

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Tue. 23 Jun, 2015

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Wed. 24 Jun, 2015

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Thu. 25 Jun, 2015

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Fri. 26 Jun, 2015

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Sat. 27 Jun, 2015

Metropolitan Detroit Polymer Art Guild and Lynda Gilcher

Sat. 27 Jun, 2015 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
MDPAG presents a Workshop CANES CONTAINED With Lynda Gilcher
In this workshop, learn how to construct a set of coordinating canes of different styles. The canes will then be used to create a full body polymer bowl using a form and special suggestions to help createrepeating patterns. Forms will be provided for students to use to build the bowls in class. Dependingon time, we may make other canes that could be usedfor additional bowl designs. Demonstrationscan also be done to show how to make two-sided bowldesigns.