March 19-20, 2020
9:00 am to 6:00 pm EST PRIVATE ONLINE via SKYPE
This class is by invitation only. Do not register unless we have communicated prior to your registration.
PMC Certification online custom course. This course is a review level course of Camp PMC Course 101 and 201. You will be required to complete the projects within 1 week of the online session.
Camp PMC Course 101
In this two-day course, students will learn all of the fundamental skills required to work with metal clays and be successful with all PMC products.
Students will practice all of the fundamental techniques including rolling, texturing, cutting, carving, sculpting, molding, refining, firing and polishing. Extra time will be taken to discuss firing processes and each student will practice torch firing along with kiln firing.
Students will make five projects including a pair earrings with a firable stone, a double textured pendant with syringe detail, wrapped beads, a sculpted toggle clasp and a wrapped ring with a firable stone. The class will utilize PMC3, PMC Flex and PMC OneFire 950 clays to ensure each student learns the appropriate usage of each type of clay.
Upon completion of the projects and lecture time, students will take a short written test. Each student will receive a Certificate of Completion from Sawtooth School for Visual Art and a 8% discount on all PMC clays at Clay Revolution and Rio Grande Jewelry Supply.
PMC Instructor Course 201
This two-day course is designed to teach students, who are interested in becoming instructors, to hold successful workshops, develop projects and curricula and certify students in the Camp PMC Certification Program. Students will learn all of the fundamental skills of instruction while working through a real world project.
Lesson plans, time management, pricing as well as motivational speaking will be addressed. Practice sessions of group speaking and holding your audiences attention are just a few of the subjects discussed.
The course will detail the key components of making successful tutorials and classes. Afterwards, students will create their own metal clay project and tutorial based on the guidelines addressed in class.
Upon completion of the course and project, students will take a short written test. Each student will receive a Certificate of Completion from Sawtooth School for Visual Art and a 10% discount on PMC clays at Clay Revolution and Rio Grande Jewelry Supply. The designation of PMC Instructor will be awarded and students will be eligible to purchase the Camp PMC Course 101 curriculum and begin certifying other students.
You will receive verification and further instructions after your registration.
This review course includes both student manuals only. No materials or supplies are provided. A list of materials and supplies will be sent after registration.