Upcoming Workshops 2018
“Beneath the Surface: Etching and Enameling with Basse-Taille” March 8th-11th, 2018
In this workshop students will first create etched and roller embossed plates in copper and sterling silver for exploring the beautiful techniques of Basse-taille enameling with transparent enamels and underglaze pigments. Finished enamels can be made and set in jewelry designs. Beginner to Intermediate
School of Fine Craft
201 Main St
Columbia, NC 27925
“Drawing and Painting with Enamel” June 22nd-24th, 2018
This workshop will focus on drawing and painting techniques with special materials unique to enamels, including underglaze pencils and pigments, watercolor enamels and China Paints!
All levels welcome.
2100 Smallman Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
“Enameled and Embellished” June 2018
Create your own books covers through this four-day workshop in Enameling for bookmaking! Drawing with oxide pencils, painting with watercolor and china paint techniques will allow students to create beautiful, enduring enamel covers for handmade books. Just as medieval illuminated books were often enhanced with colorful Cloissoné and Champlevé enamel, the contemporary enamel techniques explored in this class will allow the student to transform personal drawings and designs into unique covers for accordion and pamphlet style books.
Center for Enamel Arts
Silvera Jewelry School
Berkley, CA 510-526-3668