Reticulation is a process that involves holding a torch to silver until it reaches a molten state. The gorgeous peaks and valleys are created as it cools. This is a great technique that will add depth to your jewelry. 2 hour workshop will cover torch use as well as drills and stamps.
This is the perfect way to introduce yourself to all the metalsmithing basics! Learn to saw, pierce, dap, create chain links, add texture, form, drill, rivet, and add patina. The techniques learned in this class will be incorporated into your own unique pieces of jewelry. The main goal of the class is to learn all the basics though it may not lead to completed projects by the end of the 7 hours.
In this 2 hour workshop, you will learn how to roll copper wire, stamp, solder, and add patina to your very own copper bangle and charm! Grab some pals or make it a mother/daughter session in the studio and put your personalized quote on a bangle with some fun charms!
Tools and materials are included. Safety will be covered but please keep long hair tied back.