Birds of a Feather

Birds of a Feather – $70.00

Friday, April 1, 2022 | 2pm-5pm

Instructor: Roxan O’Brien
Level: All Levels
Technique: Metalwork/Stamping/Patina/Coloring Metal
Skills and techniques taught: Metal stamping, coloring on metal and use of patina

Description:
Create this whimsical bird with the look of an enameled piece without the use of a kiln! This amazing technique uses colored pencil and permanent ink to color a copper surface. In this workshop you will learn how to create this “birds of a feather” by preparing copper to accept hand-applied color for a permanent effect, and how to use metal stamps, fluid color and patina to design a beautiful pendant you can be proud of. Beginners welcome! No prior skills or experience is needed.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $25 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class
Kit includes:
Copper, several grades of sand paper, turpentine, alcohol, liquid prep, jump rings, cotton, patina. And all supplies needed and written instructions. All tools needed to complete this project like hammers, pliers, etc.

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
Students should bring 1-12 pack of Prsimacolor premiere colored pencils (in tin only); no other colored pencils will work, or share the  teacher’s colored pencils with the group. 

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Get your color on Earrings

Get your color on Earrings – $70.00

Saturday, April 2, 2022 | 2pm-5pm

Instructor: Roxan O’Brien
Level: All Levels
Technique: Metalwork/Design/Coloring Metal
Skills and techniques taught:

Description:
Create the look of an enameled piece without the use of a kiln! This amazing technique uses colored pencil and permanent ink to color a copper surface. In this workshop you will learn how to prepare copper to accept hand-applied color for a permanent affect, to design several pairs of beautiful earrrings you can be proud of. Beginners welcome! No prior skill or experience is needed.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $25 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class

Kit includes: Several pairs of copper earrings blanks and earwires. All supplies needed to complete this project and colored pencils to share with the class.

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
Students must bring one 12 pack of Prismacolor premier colored pencils (in tin only); no other colored pencils will work. You may share the teacher’s colored pencils with the group.

 

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Lava Rock Diffuser Bracelets

Lava Rock Diffuser Bracelets – $60.00

Sunday, April 3, 2022 | 10am-12pm

Instructor: Nicole Dul
Level: All Levels
Technique: Bead Stringing/Knotting/Design/Gluing/Essential Oils
Skills and techniques taught: Bead designing and stringing, knotting, gluing, essential oil blending and application, pairing of stone, crystals and oils

Description:
Enjoy a bit of aromatherapy all day long by creating your very own lava rock diffuser stretch bracelets. Experience the restorative properties of lava rock, essential oils, crystals and stones. The porous qualities of lava beads allow them to absorb essential oils and act as a natural diffuser which will aid in soothing and rebalancing your physical, emotional, and spiritual state. Learn how to pair nature’s extraordinary healing gifts for optimal results. Make one bracelet, or a whole stack, for yourself or to give as unique gifts and leave with essential oil dropper bottles of your own blends for each bracelet. All levels welcome.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $15 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class
Kit Includes:
Glass dropper (1), lava beads (20), spacer beads (10), coordinating semi-precious stone/crystal beads (5), Stretch cord (10″), charm (1), focal bead or large lava bead (1)

Instructor will provide these supplies to share with class – nipper tools, scissors, E600 glue, bead bugs, bead mats, essential oils

Skills Required:
None

Materials You are Required to Bring:
None

 

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