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CALIFORNIA BLACKSMITH ASSOCIATION

REPOUSSE, CHASING & FOLDFORMING WORKSHOP

  • November 14, 2015
  • November 15, 2015
  • Sacramento, CA

Repousse, Chasing, & Foldforming Workshop

DATE & TIME: November 14 & 15, 2015. Saturday 9am - 4pm, Sunday 9am - 5pm.

INSTRUCTORS: Saturday REPOUSSE & CHASING with Heather Mclarty. Sunday- Foldforming "My Way" with Pat Downing

COST: $265.00, which includes materials, group and one­-on-one  instruction, and Saturday lunch.
Non-Participation Class Fee: $75.00 includes observation of class & demonstration.

LOCATION: FeGallery, 1100 65th Street, Sacramento, CA 95819 


WHAT TO BRING: Students bring a notebook, natural fiber work clothing, work boots, gloves, and eye & ear protection. Tools and facility use will be available.

CONTACT: Limited Space available, if interested email at art@fegallery    Subject Line: Repousse, Chasing, & Foldforming Workshop
Call: (916) 456-4455.


DESCRIPTION:

Saturday REPOUSSE & CHASING with Heather Mclarty

Learn the ancient techniques of repousse and chasing to give life and three dimensions to a flat drawing and a piece of sheet copper. There will be a starter drawing for Students to learn from or with instructor approval the student's own drawing may be used; student's drawing must be approved prior to class - for approval email Heather at steelcrazy@roadrunner.com  at least two weeks before the class. Students are encouraged to bring a smallish (1-2 pound) ball pein or chasing hammer.  If you have a heat gun or plumber's torch, that would be helpful, also not required
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Sunday- Foldforming "My Way" with Pat Downing

Working in copper, you will learn some of the basic techniques of Foldforming using the plasticity and elasticity of the metal to create 3-D pieces of art. Bring a favorite small hammer or two.






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