Secret Message Capsules​ – $80

Sunday, March 26, 2023 | 9am-1pm

Instructor: Erin Keck
Level: All Levels.
Technique: Etching/Basics
Skills and techniques taught: Chemical etching, basic jewelry skills

Description: In this workshop students will be creating Secret Message Capsules using spent bullet shell casings that have been cleaned and prepared. Students will be taught to Chemical etching. We will cover basic jewelry skills such as working with jump rings, wrapping beads on a head pin and eye pin; and then students will construct their Secret Message Capsules. Each student will leave with a finished necklace and pair of earrings.

You WILL complete this project in class.

Kit: $20.00 – This cost is in addition to the class fee and is paid directly to the instructor in class
Kit includes: Everything needed to complete project – Cleaned spent bullet shell casings, beads, hardware, embellishments, and findings,

Skills Required: Finger dexterity, bring glasses if needed

Instructor Will Bring: Chemical etching solution, all materials and tools needed to etch.

Materials You are Required to Bring:  Apron, Lap towel, safety glasses, vinyl gloves. Basic jewelry tool kit if they have it consisting of chain nose pliers, round nose pliers, flush cutters. Teacher will also have tools to share if needed.



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