Champleve Enamel on Fine Silver Metal Clay (2 days)

Course outline: Champleve is a style of enamelling that uses depressions in a metal backing to generate a colourful design. In this class led by Christine Woollacott, students will create original jewellery designs or components using fine silver metal clay and colourful vitreous glass enamel. Fall in love with the luminous glow of glass fused to metal! Note: this is a two-day class and will take place Saturday, November 2, 9:30am – 5:30pm; and Sunday, November 3, 10:00am – 5:00pm. Skill level: Beginner Plus Prerequisite: Experience working with fine silver metal clay. Technique: Designing colourful jewellery or components using fine …

Champleve Enamel on Fine Silver Metal Clay (2 days)

Course outline: Champleve is a style of enamelling that uses depressions in a metal backing to generate a colourful design. In this class led by Christine Woollacott, students will create original jewellery designs or components using fine silver metal clay and colourful vitreous glass enamel. Fall in love with the luminous glow of glass fused to metal! Note: this is a two-day class and will take place Saturday, February 16, 9:30am – 5:30pm; and Sunday, February 17, 10:00am – 5:00pm. Skill level: Beginner Plus Prerequisite: Experience working with fine silver metal clay. Technique: Designing colourful jewellery or components using fine …

Do What You Love

February is known for its holidays (such as Groundhog Day) and regular events (Super Bowl and Academy Awards), but nothing is as iconic as Valentine’s Day. The day’s historical origins are varied and are linked to romantic relationships. As a single person, I’m turning it focus on what I love to do – such as beading and other activities. Certainly there are lots of classes to do BeadFX! Polymer clay, enamelling on fine silver metal clay and wire working take the spotlight in our mid-February calendar. We are also pleased to announce that Open Bead Night will take place every …