Welcome to Inverlochy Art School

Inverlochy Art School in central Wellington offers you a fabulous range of highest quality part time art classes taught by carefully selected practicing artists and artisans. Our courses are designed for all levels of ability and are taught in a friendly and informal environment. We have a maximum student limit for each course, giving you the best tutor/student ratio possible.

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Torch-fired Enamelling - Weekend Workshop

In this fun weekend workshop, we will explore some simple techniques of torch-fired enamelling.

Enamelling is one of the oldest methods used to decorate metal. By fusing glass-like powders onto copper (or silver) you can create colourful and imaginative designs and easily turn them into simple pendants or earrings, even without previous jewellery making experience.

You will first learn some fundamentals such as preparing your enamel powders and metals, and create a couple of test pieces.

Demonstrations will then be given on some straightforward techniques, from simply mixing different colours together, to using stencils and “Sgraffito” (where you scratch through a top layer to expose a layer of a different colour underneath).

The class is suitable for all levels of jewellery making.

When: Saturday & Sunday, 2 &3 December, 10am - 4pm
Programme: Weekend Workshops,
Subject: Jewellery,
Audience: Teenagers, Adults,
Tutor: Natalie Halley,
Code: 174JEW04
Spaces left: 6
Fee: NZ $180.00 - Registration ends 25 November, 2017 11.59pm
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Inverlochy Art School
3 Inverlochy Place
Te Aro, Wellington 6011
Phone 04 939 2177
Email manager@inverlochy.org.nz

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