Tuesday, January 31 9am-12noon
Instructor: Bonnie Toney
Colors of the Stone, Casino del Sol, 5655 W Valencia Rd, Tucson AZ
This is the class you have been waiting for! Learn everything you need to know to make your own custom jewelry from metal clay in one straightforward class, AND get your hands on the hottest new products in the metal clay world. You will learn to roll, shape, cut, texture, refine, fire and polish metal clay. Your teacher will provide design considerations that will lead to successful finished pieces. Learn Carrie’s firing guidelines and techniques so that you can work with multiple types of metal clay at home. You will have access to try a variety of tools and equipment to help you decide what is best for your future projects. You will learn required skills to successfully torch fire fine silver metal clay, and kiln firing will be discussed. Finish a pair of fine silver earrings (or pendant) that you designed and leave with the expertise and knowledge required to make metal clay jewelry on your own.
Kit includes 15g fine silver metal clay, .925 silver earring hoops and use of materials and tools.
All levels of experience welcome.