Date/Time: Sunday, January 28, 2024 12:30pm-3:30pm
Location: Colors of the Stone show, Casino Del Sol, 5655 W Valencia Rd, Tucson AZ 85757
Discover the art of crafting open and airy designs in silver clay in our "Silver Breeze" class. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced student in jewelry making, this workshop invites you to explore the fascinating world of silver clay. Under the expert guidance of Carrie Story, you'll learn to create lightweight and elegant silver jewelry pieces that showcase your unique designs and creativity.
What You'll Learn:
Open Designs in Silver Clay: Dive into the intricate process of crafting open and airy designs using a combination of syringe and paste techniques. Unlock the potential of silver clay to bring your artistic vision to life.
Design and Placement: Learn how to draw a design of your choice and use it to carefully place silver clay into a structure that exudes openness and elegance.
Materials Included: Each student will receive 10 grams of Project X .999 silver clay, providing you with ample material to craft your masterpiece. Additionally, you'll have the opportunity to select sterling silver earring wires of your choice to complement your creations.
Kiln Firing and Hand Polishing: Witness the transformation of your creations as they are kiln fired to perfection, ensuring their durability and longevity. Then, explore the art of hand polishing to achieve a professional finish that reflects the elegance of your designs.
Your instructor is the esteemed Carrie Story, a master of metal clay artistry. With her wealth of experience and passion for nurturing creative talent, Carrie will empower students of all levels to craft stunning silver jewelry.
Who Can Join:
This class is open to a wide range of skill levels, from beginners looking to explore the world of silver clay to advanced students seeking to refine their techniques. Carrie Story's adaptable instruction ensures that every participant gains valuable knowledge and creates jewelry that showcases their individual style and skill.
The "Silver Breeze" workshop spans 3 enriching hours, providing a focused yet immersive learning experience that fits into your schedule.
Join us for "Silver Breeze: Crafting Lightweight Elegance" and embark on a creative journey that will expand your jewelry-making skills. Unleash your artistic vision and craft elegant silver jewelry pieces that capture the essence of open and airy design. Reserve your spot today and let Carrie Story guide you toward creating jewelry that is both lightweight and stunningly elegant.
* Students will have access to tools and equipment in class. We are offering 10% off the tool kits for all students who register in advance! Select the option with the tool kit when you register. We will bring your tool kit to Tucson!
The tool kit contains 12 essential metal clay tools. To see the complete tool kit, click here.