On Saturday learn to forge, fabricate, and customize a tiny riveting hammer using a chopstick, nail, binding wire and dental floss!This versatile, lightweight hammer is perfect for setting small rivets, texturing surfaces, tapping down bezels for stones, and forging small wire. Learn hot forging techniques to make or re-purpose materials for scribes, burnishers, punches, stamps, solder picks and bezel setting tools.
On Sunday delve in "Skin Deep: Surface Treatments" to learn a variety of techniques to enhance the surface of metal covering: color applications, patinas, processes of hammering, torch-texturing, fusing, stamping, and silver reticulation. Time permitting also learn torch-firing enameling techniques. Develop a new vocabulary for jewelry and metalwork. Sunday's Tools & Materials List is below.
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner/ Intermediate
WORKSHOP FEES: $215 ADC Members/$240 Non-Members
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