Play Date: Patinas
Make your pieces pop! Coloring your metal can be more than Liver of Sulfur. Experience many of the available commercial patina solutions, including Jax brand darkeners, and learn about some kitchen based homemade options. Topics will include chemical safety, how to prepare your masterpiece for best results, appropriate application methods, and how to protect your finish. This workshop will be open to experimentation as you complete several sample pieces using copper, brass and nickel sheet metal. This workshop is limited to eight students.
Saturday, September 29 2:30 – 6:00 PM
All levels are welcomed and no metalworking experience is required (ages 16 and up).
Class Fee: $80
Materials Fee: Base metal sheet, use of patination chemicals, and sealants are included. If interested, silver may be provided by the student, or purchased through the studio.
Instructor: Kim Baxter