PAULINE WARG "Making Metal Beads"

  • 13 Nov 2010
  • 9:00 AM
  • 14 Nov 2010
  • 5:00 PM
  • Randolph Center Arts & Crafts Bldg#4, 200 S Alvernon Way, Tucson, 85711
  • 12


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Notice: Sorry this workshop has filled but please send an email to: Chris Eggers to get on the waiting list. if an opening becomes available you will be notified on a first come first serve basis.

Dozens of examples will be shown & discussed. Demonstrations will be given on reticulation of commercial beads, variations on the double dome bead (center hole, side hole and cold connected), the crescent roll bead, Square bead, and more as time will allow. Students can expect to make 4 -6 finished beads.

There will be a strong emphasis on demystifying the delicate processes of soldering small hollow forms. Many hints and tips will be shared. Handouts for processes will be provided and books will be available for sale & signing.

Pauline Warg is a jeweler, metalsmith and teacher with 30 years of experience. She has taught metalsmithing and jewelry at Maine College of Art, Portland, ME; The Jewelry Institute, Providence, RI; University of NH; MECA, Portland, ME and was the Metalsmithing Program Director, Public High Schools for York & Cumberland Counties, ME. Her work incorporates precious/non-precious metals, gems and enamel skillfully worked with great attention to detail. There are two strong elements in all of Pauline’s work: originality of design and super quality.

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate & Advanced

WORKSHOP FEES: $225 ADC Members/$250 Non-Member

MATERIALS: A Materials Kit providing sterling silver materials organized per project will cost $ 60.00, payable to instructor. This will include silver materials, non precious metal, solders and some other expendables.

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