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Hummingbird Brooch

September 23 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm

Cdn $55.00 +Kit fee: $40 (sterling kit) or $25 (copper kit), payable to the instructor the day of the class.

Course outline: In this class with Lucie Lee, participants will create a stunning brooch. Students will have a chance to work with sterling silver wire or copper (please specify the choice when registering). Working with a template, you will shape your wire following the pattern. You’ll also practise hammering and learn how to oxidize your wire to create depth.

Skill level: Intermediate

Prerequisite: Students need to know wire wrapping techniques through previous classes

Technique: Working with silver (or copper) wire; shaping wire using the template; hammering; finishing spiral ends.

Bring to class: Magnification if required.

Of special note: the class patterns and instructions from our classes are for your personal use only. Please respect the intellectual property of our artists/instructors by not sharing, selling, or teaching the patterns you receive from the classes you take.

How to Register and Cancellation Policy: see details below.

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Details

Date:
September 23
Time:
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Cdn $55.00
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Location

BeadFX
BeadFX, 19 Waterman Ave, Unit 2
Toronto, Ontario M4B 1Y2 Canada
Phone:
+1-416-751-1911

Instructor

Lucie Lee

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Kit Fee:
$40 (sterling kit) or $25 (copper kit), payable to the instructor the day of the class.
Kit Includes:
20ga wire (sterling silver or copper); 28ga wire (sterling silver or copper); Swarovski pearl or teardrop bead; Swarovksi bicones (3)

How to Register:

  • You may register on-line through the form above, or by phone at (416) 751-1911, or in-person at our store.
  • Payment is required in advance for registration and may be done on-line at the time of registration or in-person at the store.
  • Some classes have associated kit fees, please check class details to see where applicable. Some kit fees are payable to the store, some to the instructor and may be cash only in that case.
  • For some studio classes, those using fire-breathing torches and fast spinny things a waiver must be signed acknowledging you have experience or training in their use, and we will ensure you have training to work safely!
  • Some classes have age requirements. Students MUST be mature and responsible to work safely to be allowed to take some of our lampworking, soldering, fusing, and some metalsmithing classes.

Class Cancellation Policy:

  • If you need to cancel, please let us know 5 days prior to the class. Cancellations made later than that will forfeit the class deposit or fee.
  • We may re-schedule or cancel classes if we do not receive the minimum number of bookings, or in case of bad weather or instructor illness. In this case, you will be notified and the fees will be refunded or issued as store credit.