Secret Compartment Pendant with visiting artist Richard Salley
Learn how to fabricate your own tubing on your way to creating this beautiful and functional secret compartment pendant. When completed, it can serve as a container to hold a message, a memento, cremains or other relic. There will be plenty of challenges and a few new skills aimed at the intermediate to advance metalsmith. Bring your own stone or found object to embellilsh your creation and make it even more personal. Tools will be available for use. This workshop is limited to only eight students.
Sunday, June 3, 2018 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Basic fabrication, including soldering skills are required. (Ages 18 & up)
Class Fee: $215
Materials Fee: $30 payable to the instructor
Instructor: *visiting artist* Richard Salley
Please note our*visiting artist* registration policy for this workshop.
This class is currently full. Please contact us at (440) 205-1770 to be on our wait list.
Visiting artist Richard Salley began working with metal in 1969 as an assistant to Carmel, California metal sculptor Malcom Moran. His metal working experience turned to 'found object jewelry' after taking a workshop with Keith LoBue in 2002.
Richard has recently retired from teaching in public schools to devote more time to his art and teaching workshops around the country. His interests include digital art, mixed media collage/assemblage, sculpture and jewelry.
Richard's work has been featured in ‘Belle Armoire Jewelry’, ‘Art Jewelry’ and ‘Jewelry Artist’ magazines, Susan Lenart-Kazmer’s book ‘Making Connections’, ‘Steel Wire Jewelry' by Brenda Schweder, 'Steampunk Style Jewelry' by Jean Campbell and 'Metal Style' by Karen Dougherty.
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