In the Heat of the Moment: EXPLORE/EXPAND/EXCEL with Torch Fired Enameling
only one spot left!
Using a torch, we will cover various methods of line creation and imagery within your enamel piece. Successive layers of liquids & sgraffito, transparents, opaques, graphite, firescale, acid-etching, underglazes, and more will be explored. In addition under/maturity/& over-firing, etching, and more will be used to build and preserve drawings and layers in the final piece. No matter the student's skill level, there will be the opportunity to immerse oneself in new ideas and principles. Cold-connection and minimal soldering skill options for your piece(s) can be discussed, time allowing. This three day workshop is limited to only eight students. Use of studio tools included. There is a required student supply list.
Friday, November 10 – Sunday, November 12 10:00 am – 5:00 pm each day
Some enameling experience is helpful, but the class will attempt to meet you at your level of skill. Ages 18 & up.
Class Fee: $495 + Materials Fee: $30 payable at registration
Instructor: *Visiting Artist* Anne Havel
Please note our *visiting artist* registration policy for this workshop.
This class is currently full.
Please contact us at (440) 205-1770 to be placed on our wait list.
Visiting artist Anne Havel has been an independent studio artist for 15 years and exhibits her enameled jewelry predominantly in juried craft shows across the country. In addition, she teaches workshops around the country in the enamel arts. Her work is and has been included in numerous exhibitions, collections, and publications including: "Art Jewelry Today 3", Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, Art Jewelry magazine, & "Behind the Brooch" by Lark Books. Anne is also the current Treasurer and Board member of both the Society of North American Goldsmiths and The Enamelist Society.