This is a review of Copper Etching kid's summer camp. This was a great way to spend a free week of my summer. You can make things from bookmarks and rings to bracelets and necklaces, and also a few of your own nick-knacks. You learn how to use things such as jewelry saws, torches, a rolling mill, and others. I look forward to taking other camps here. I would also like there to be a stone setting camp!
Since 2013 Bette Barnett has devoted her work to exploring and experimenting with gold and steel jewelry. Beginning her jewelry career in 2010, Bette learned basic skills through private and group lessons with seasoned jewelers and teachers. In 2013 Bette began study- ing the steel/gold processes and continued with advanced workshops. She has built on those
learnings by perfecting additional techniques and processes, including Keum Boo and gal- vanic etching of steel. Currently she is developing processes to fuse fine silver to steel.
Before beginning her career as a jeweler/instructor, Bette gained her teaching credentials through her background as a corporate communication consultant. In her former career, Bette provided extensive training services to the employees of client companies thus fine tun-
ing her instructional capabilities.
Bette participates in a number of art shows annually and her work is shown at Sparks Gal- lery, a prestigious venue in the Gaslamp District of San Diego. She teaches private lessons in her San Diego studio and offers group lessons throughout the U.S. Her most recent work- shops in Long Beach, CA filled so rapidly that additional dates were opened because of the