Patina Magic Jewelry

PATINA MAGIC ON JEWELRY

INSTRUCTOR: BONNIE NELSON

Bonnie shares her experiences using heat on metal.  Students will learn how to apply heat to copper and brass creating fantastic colors to use in jewelry that they will make. You don’t always need a full scale studio to create jewelry, just a few tools, a little heat and viola – a creation you can wear.  Techniques for cold connection jewelry will be taught, and how to texture the metal to achieve that special effect.

TOOLS TO BRING:

Students should bring the following tools:

  • Ball Ping Hammer
  • Needle Nose  Pliers
  • Curved Pliers
  • Steel Block
  • Jewelry Shears
  • Texture hammers (optional)

Tool Note:  If students need any tools, they can also contact Bonnie at 719-231-7049.  She will have them available for pickup.

MATERIALS:

Materials included with a $25 materials fee due to the instructor when you arrive.  Copper, brass, and silver sheets, torches, and other jewelry findings will be provided.

REGISTRATION:

YOU MAY REGISTER HERE.