July 21st-26th, 2019
Learn a variety of sheet metal forming and forging techniques in order to create botanical forms. Fabricate representational and imagined flora. Discover creative ways to manipulate material and apply metal working tools, including everything from the coal forge to the plasma cutter, as we delve into making a bouquet.
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.