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PMC Granulated Bark Pendant Friday, August 4, 6:30 PM  
Donna Lewis $70  
This workshop is 3 hours.

Student Level: Beginner
Type of Workshop: Project
Prerequisite: None
Workshop Category: PMC

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Description Artists will learn to fine tune organic material and make a reusable mold, create granulation specifically for metal clay, make a hidden bail. They will then polish and patina. Students should bring their chosen suspension method, 2mm diameter, leather or rubber cord or 2mm silver chain. The one in the photograph is a popcorn chain.

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

  • $50.00 includes:
  • Silver metal clay
  • fine silver wire
  • molding material
  • LiL BeLLA humidifier
  • work surface
  • Teflon sheet
  • small stainless bowl
  • small watchmaker's brush for sandings
  • straws
  • patina materials
  • firing services
  • butane and other consumables
  • Assorted materials for class enhancement

Instructor Provided (for use in-class, and to share):

  • Torches and Dremel tools to share for use, there will also be some extra tools to use in case anyone forgets theirs. Wire cutters and heavy tweezers for use
  • lubricant to use for textures if needed

Student should bring:

  • task lamp
  • magnifiers
  • fine bent-nose pliers
  • emery board
  • Bark or other organic item (Keep in mind finished piece is about 2 1/2 inches by 3/4 with normal pendant depth)

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: metalclayarts@gmail.com
Website: www.metalclayarts.com