Stamped Metal Cuffs with Alys Power
13th July - 10:30am to 4:30pm
Who is this class suitable for?
Beginners to intermediate makers
What will I make?
You will make a stamped metal cuff, earrings or pendant. You will have the opportunity to carve your own stamp designs as well.
What will I learn?
You will learn to cut and shape metal and prepare the surface for stamping. You'll be shown how to use steel punches and hammers to add texture, text and pattern to the metal and how to mark the metal or stamping to create you own designs. You''ll add stamping ink to the design to enhance the stamped surface and learn to polish and finish your pieces for a professional finish. We'll also look at how to shape and carve steel to create our own metal punches to design your own patterns.
What is included?
All tools, equipment and materials are provided.