Jewelry with Brooks - ENAMELING FOR JEWELRY

  • $180.00

Learn Jewelry Enameling with Instructor Dianne Brooks at the Visual Arts Center (VAC) Jewelry Studio.  This Enameling class is designed for all levels., Explore many different techniques.  This class will cover safety, tool and material usage, kiln firing procedures, metal preparation, enamel application methods (sifting, wet packing), design techniques (sgraffito, stencils, inclusions, textured surfaces, champleve, cloisonne, plique a jour, painting, and more). Basic material fee paid to instructor includes 5 forms and the materials to complete these projects, as well as sgraffito, stencils, inclusions, textured surfaces. Instructor will have additional die-cut copper forms and other materials available for purchase.  

ENAMELING FOR JEWELRY (All Levels): $180 ($144 VAC Member)

 6 Week Class:  Thursday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Dianne Brooks, Instructor

Supply List

  • The $45 material fee paid to the Instructor will include all enamels and consumable supplies,inclusions, cloisonne wires, tool usage as well as 5 copper pieces to enamel. Additional copper and silver will be available for purchase.

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Registration: Registration closes 72 hours prior to start date. If you miss the start date, email and ask to join mid-session. Please register and reserve your space online so we can send you instructions and video links. If you have difficulty registering online, please call the VAC at 941-639-8810 (10am and 2pm, Monday through Friday), or email and someone will help you.

    All class dates and times are subject to change. Classes with a start date within 30 days require payment in full to reserve a place. Prepaid class fees (paid more than 30 days in advance) are refundable less a non-refundable reservation deposit of $25 (VAC Members $20) up until 30 days prior to a class start date at which time all class fees become non-refundable unless the class is cancelled by the VAC.  

    Please register early. Classes with less than five registered students may be cancelled up to 24 hours in advance of the start date.  Cancellation notifications are made by email and/or telephone (including voice messages) to the email address and telephone number on file. Please check your voice mail and email prior to leaving for class.