Bead Fest Santa Fe 2017

Workshops by Jackie Truty

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03/23/20178:30 am - 4:00 pm Thursday, March 23, 2017
726, Fine Silver Filigree Pendant and Earrings with Pearls - $185

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Level: All Levels Description of Workshop Levels
Technique: Assembly, Design, Filigree, Gluing/Adhesive, Metal Clay

Fundamentals, skills, and techniques covered:
• Learning to cut paper type into standard pieces
  • Quilling paper type into the appropriate shapes
  • Assembling the design and securing with paste type
  • Firing paper type in a kiln with a wire
  • Attaching a pearl with adhesive

Students will learn the ancient art of quilling, but with Art Clay Paper Type instead of paper. Basic quilling shapes and designs will be demonstrated and students will design a pendant and earrings of their own and, after firing pieces, will assemble the quilled elements into final pieces. One additional firing will complete the pieces and methods of finishing will be demonstrated and discussed. All finished pieces are 99.9 fine silver. Students will leave class with their finished pieces. You WILL complete this project in class.

Prerequisites/Skills Needed: No experience necessary, but quilling experience a plus.

Materials you are required to bring: Magnifiers and task lights

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726, Fine Silver Filigree Pendant and Earrings with Pearls - $185 [More Info]
Jackie Truty