Date/Time: Friday, February 2, 2024 10:00am - 1:30pm
Location: Colors of the Stone show, Casino Del Sol, 5655 W Valencia Rd, Tucson AZ 85757
Terrific Terrapins: Turtles in Metal Clay
Who doesn't love a turtle (or tortoise)? Join us for this engaging half-day class, where we'll dive into the world of fine silver metal clay to create captivating turtle sculptures. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced metal clay enthusiast, you're in for a creative adventure like no other.
Instructor: Your guide on this artistic journey is none other than Michael Marx, a leading authority in the art of metal clay. With Michael's expert guidance, you'll master the techniques to craft stunning turtle designs.
Class Fee: The cost for this enriching experience is just $95 per participant. This fee includes 15 grams of Project X .999 Flex silver clay, tools, and equipment you'll need to bring your turtle creations to life. No hidden costs—just pure creative enjoyment.
Class Kit: $25, payable to the instructor at the time of the class. You'll receive a kit that includes extra materials, textures, and goodies to enhance your designs.
In this class, we'll explore the following:
Custom Stencil Making: Learn how to create your own unique turtle stencils, allowing you to personalize your designs.
Texture and Form: Discover the art of using textured metal clay to shape the body and shell of your turtles, giving them depth and character.
Hidden Bail Creation: Finish your designs by crafting hidden bails, adding both functionality and aesthetic appeal to your turtle sculptures.
Who Can Join:
This class welcomes participants of all skill levels, from beginners to advanced metal clay artists. Michael's patient and expert instruction ensures that everyone can enjoy and excel in this creative endeavor.
Join Us and Liberate Your Creativity:
Terrific Terrapins: Turtles in Metal Clay is not just a class; it's an opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of metal clay in an exciting and innovative environment. Unleash your creativity, and walk away with turtle sculptures that reflect your unique style.
Reserve your spot today, and let your imagination run wild as you craft these charming turtle creations. We can't wait to see you there!
Note: All necessary tools and equipment will be provided during the class. Additionally, we offer a 10% discount on tool kits for students who register in advance and select the option with the tool kit. We'll have your tool kit ready for you in Tucson!
The tool kit contains 12 essential metal clay tools. To see the complete tool kit, click here.