CLASSES

CLASSES AND PRIVATE LESSONS ARE OFFERED WITH AN EMPHASIS ON PERSONAL ATTENTION AND INSTRUCTION

 

 

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CLASSES :

 

LOST WAX CASTING / Hard Wax Carving

Class covers sculptural wax carving.  Wax model will be cast in sterling silver.  Materials provided.

 

LOST WAX CASTING / Soft Wax Build-Up

Class covers soft wax sheet and wire manipulation.  Wax model will be cast in sterling silver.  Materials provided.

 

FABRICATION

Students learn to torch solder, and basic construction techniques such as sawing and filing.  Some materials provided.

 

COPPER ENAMELING

Enameling techniques explored:  Sifting, sgraffito, limoges, and stenciling.  Projects are kiln fired.  Some materials provided.

 

CLOISONNE ENAMELING

Students make a pendant using cloisonne technique, working with fine silver.  Materials provided.

 

 

CLASSES OFFERED IN 18 HOUR OPTIONS:

 

6 Week Class / 6 sessions / 3 hours each

3 Week Class / 3 Sessions / 6 hours each

Entire class in one weekend session

 

CLASSES ARE HELD AT THE ARTIST'S STUDIO AND LIMITED TO FOUR STUDENTS

 

 

Class prices range from $350 - $550.

 

PLEASE CONTACT POPPY TO SCHEDULE A CLASS.

 

Poppy also teaches enameling at the Springfield Art Association.  

 

Visit   www.springfieldart.org   to view current class schedules.