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19R237L-A - Faux Etching, Small Figurative Assemblage
August 25, 2019
Sunday, 9am-4pm
Leighanna Light


19R237L-A - Faux Etching, Small Figurative Assemblage


19R237L-A - Faux Etching, Small Figurative Assemblage19R237L-A - Faux Etching, Small Figurative Assemblage19R237L-A - Faux Etching, Small Figurative Assemblage
 

Oh how I love texture on metal! This workshop evolved from a happy accident and ever since I’ve been having a blast etching anything that I can get my hands on! In this workshop, you will learn a fast and easy technique for creating “etched” metal surfaces without having to deal with toxic chemicals and hours of agitation. After etching the metal in the morning, we will spend the rest of the day constructing a unique figurative sculpture using the metal that we altered. While working on the sculpture, we will cover basic cold connection methods as well as composition and design. I will also demonstrate a quick and easy way to make a mold of just about anything. If you’d like, please bring some extra metal to etch, you can etch these in the morning and take them home to use in other projects. This technique will become a treasured favorite and will be useful in many other projects. You will leave with at least one figurative sculpture, two or more if you work fast and bring extra tins and heads!

$20 Materials Fee covers one new tin, one hand-made clay face, sandpaper, hanging wire, nuts and bolts, patina, extra metal for attaching head, a few found objects, and use of instructors hand carved stamps, tools and other consumables.

Level: Beginner and above

Student Supply List:
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Please read the supply list NOW and collect your supplies early. You may have to order some things online, so please allow plenty of time for this. I do not sell extra supplies in class. You may not be able to complete the project in class if you do not bring what is listed on the supply list. If you have trouble finding anything, or if you have any questions, please contact me at least two weeks prior to class at leighannalight@gmail.com.

Tuition
$140
Materials Fee $20 (payable to instructor at class time)

Meet the Instructor: Leighanna Light


This workshop is part of Art Adventure. For more info on this event click the link under Retreats in the right-hand panel.


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