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$395.00
5 Sessions
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Summer Camp: Copper Etching
Jul 15, 2019 - Jul 19, 2019
 

Beginners Welcome!

Creative Side Jewelry Academy, the top jewelry crafting and metalsmithing school in central Texas, is now offering week-long Summer Camps (ages 10-15).

Great camp for kiddos that love to draw and see those drawings realized in metal. This class provides a safe and very creative environment where teens have the opportunity to learn fundamental metalsmithing techniques using copper, brass and silver. The class is led by professional artist and educator, Lindsay Sanchez. Under her guidance, students will increase fine motor skills while learning to make sculptural jewelry pieces.They will learn sawing, etching, Precious Metal Clay, filing, hammering, drilling and finishing skills, and much more. Students will create multiple pieces throughout the week and be encouraged to develop their own design skills.

Projects:
- Etched copper or brass
- Necklace in Precious Metal Clay
- Textured Cuff Bracelet

Techniques:
- Hammering, stamping and texturing
- Sawing
- Flexshaft skills
- Forming and sizing and rolling mill
- Etching
- Riveting

  
Schedule
Date
Jul 15, 2019 - Jul 19, 2019
Staff
Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Time
10:00 - 2:00pm