Woodland Fairy Cuff

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Instructor: Terry Henry
After a career as a scientist Terry Henry answered her hearts call to turn to art full time and since November 2011 she hasn’t looked back! Terry is a native of California from the community of Los Gatos, she attended college at San Jose State University where she started out as and art student, however her concern for making a living resulted in a career path change to earth science; though all the while nourishing the desire to be and artist. Terry’s art embraces science, as she is best known for her electroforming work, which combines real flowers, insects, fossils with inorganic materials and her lampwork floral designs. Terry’s extensive teaching experience to adult learns in the field of art and science makes her class easy to understand and follow.

Skill Levels: All
Dates/Times: January 19, from 9:00am to 3:00pm
Fees: $125 » plus $75 kit fee paid to instructor

Interested in the newest trend in copper jewelry? Come join me as we turn found objects into copper. Explore the endless possibilities of copper electroforming in an easy to understand format. In this class we will be making a customized copper bangle cuff using electroformed flowers, stamped brass charms, dichroic glass gems, and cubic zirconia gems. The cuff will be custom fit. Techniques for setting gems will be covered. Skills covered include basic electroforming, texturing and gem setting along with gluing techniques. Class will break twice during the day to provide time for bonding, and drying. Projects will need to process 24 hours for proper copper deposition. In addition to class resources, students are invited to bring small gems to use in their creations. * Students would return to the classroom Sunday at 2:00 to complete their project by cleaning and finishing their project. Should returning to complete finishing not be an option for a student, arrangements need be made to have it finished and shipped later in the week (small fee will apply).
Class Length: 5-6 hours
Maximum # of Students: 10; Minimum # of Students: 3
Class Skill Level: All Levels
Workshop Fee: $125
Kit Fee: $75 Fee is payable to instructor at beginning of class and includes: heavy copper bangle, electroformed flower, dichroic glass cabochons, glass micro-beads, 6mm and 3mm CZ’s, Victorian stamped brass charms, copper wire, conductive paint, injection wax, glue, sealed organic material, tutorial containing detailed instructions, resources and photographs, and use of electroforming and buffing equipment and chemicals. Return to pick up and finish project and polish: Sunday, January 20, 2:00-3:30

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