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Enamelling Effects w Dichroic, Mica, and Foil at GBArts
May 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
ENAMELLING EFFECTS with Dichroic, Mica and Foil
SUN – MAY 7, 2023 – 9:00AM to 4:00PM EDT
Learn to make simple charms or cabochons that glitter and shine. Students will learn how to prepare copper sheet for enamelling using wet-packing methods. Dichroic extract and decal paper will be used to create a sparkling, unique designs. Students will learn to apply fine silver foil to enamelled copper discs, and how to apply mica powders to the glass surface. Students will learn the basics of enamelling on copper using a kiln.
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
All materials provided
Wear closed toe shoes and natural fibre clothing for working with the torches
Tie long hair back
Do not wear loose clothing or dresses
Hand strength and coordination required