Workshops

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Forming Non-Ferrous Flowers

Appalachian Center for Craft

February 29
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Forming Flowers with Anne Bujold
Use hammers and forming stakes to transform flat sheet metal into botanical forms.                                              Develop volume, planish and refine forms while creating organic shapes in copper.                                              - $85, fee includes all material

Forging Ferrous Flowers

Appalachian Center for Craft

Weekend - May 22-24, 2020

Forging Flowers

Explore blacksmithing techniques through the creation of organic forms. Combine traditional                      joinery, contemporary patina processes and sheet forming to create several steel flowers.                      
Beginner
$350; Additional materials fee payable to instructor - NONE                   

Previous workshops

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Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts

November 14th-17th, 2019
In this workshop students explore sheet metal forming  and cold forging techniques in non-ferrous metals. Looking to the  natural world for inspiration, participants will create a variety of  organic elements, such as flower and plant forms, to be incorporated  into jewelry or sculpture. Utilizing stakes, hammers and anvils to  create shapes, you will manipulate metal into curves and lines. You will  also use soldering and cold connections. Open to all skill levels.
$400