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Cdn $50.00

Painting With Fire: Intro 101

September 17, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Ann Shewan
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Course outline: Create unique enameled beads with Ann Shewan using the Barbara Lewis Painting With Fire immersion process. In the first part of this "hands on" workshop Ann will take you through the step by step process of enameling copper, iron and brass beads using a torch. Ann will demonstrate safe handling techniques, how to troubleshoot common problems and how to add more layers of solid and transparent color to your beads. In the second part of the class you will work with flat pieces of copper that can be made into pendants or earrings. You will create a number …

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Cdn $55.00

Whimsical Freeform Peyote: Beaded Beads

September 17, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Anne Marie Desaulniers

Course outline: Anne Marie Desaulniers will help you stretch your skills by beading your way out of the Peyote Stitch box! Prepare to work intuitively, while covering a wooden bead with different sizes and shapes of seed beads. Add a single freeform bead, to a simple chain, and make a statement...add a few more, for a stunning necklace! A good way to use up some of those leftover beads. Suitable for hostess gifts &/or holiday gift giving! Definitely not a beginner project, as a working knowledge of either Even- and/or Odd-Count Peyote is necessary. Note: a kit is required; see …

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  • 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.

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