|COURSE TITLE and REGISTRATION NUMBER:||CLAYMT4007: Turning Textiles & Natural Materials Into Silver -- Almost the Midas Touch|
|SKILL SET AREA:||Precious Metal Clay|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||
To create a silver collage from found textiles and natural materials.
|DESCRIPTION of MAJOR PROJECTS/TASKS:||
Create a silver collage pendant or brooch using natural materials and found textiles.
|DESCRIPTION of SKILLS/TECHNIQUES/CONCEPTS TO BE LEARNED:||- Learn how to replace natural and
found materials with PMC+
- Learn how to combine PMC+ elements
|CLASS TIME ESTIMATE:||3-4 hours|
|MIN/MAX # STUDENTS PER CLASS:||4-8 students|
|CLASS FEE and DEPOSIT:||
$50.00 instructional fee ($40.00 deposit reserves space)
|ADDITIONAL CLASS COSTS PER STUDENT:||
Students will need to purchase PMC+ clay in syringe and paste forms. Students are asked to bring with them a variety of found objects (textiles and natural materials).
Tools and equipment needed will be provided. Students may bring their own tools, or purchase them from Be Dazzled Beads, as well.
|WRITTEN COURSE DESCRIPTION||
CENTER FOR BEADWORK & JEWELRY ARTS
CLAYMT4007: Precious Metal Clay: Turning Textiles and
Natural Materials into Silver
In this course, students will learn how to combine PMC+ elements made from natural and found materials.
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|At the beginning of this class, the typical student should be able to do/know the following:||Students should know how to handle lump, paste, and syring clay, how to fire and finish PMC+ and several ways in which to embellish PMC+ surfaces.|
|At the end of this class, the typical student should be able to achieve/accomplish/learn the following:||Replace natural and found materials
Combine multiple PMC+ elements into a collage
|Written Instructions Provided||YES / NO|
|Finished Sample(s) Provided||YES / NO|
Students will need:
Students are asked to bring a selection of materials/objects they can
work into a collage and turn into fine silver, including things
Tools will be provided in class, though students may bring their own, or purchase them through Be Dazzled Beads.
See PMC+ supplies list.
|List of Required and Recommended Reading Provided||Working With Precious Metal Clay by McCreight|
|INSTRUCTOR(S):||Dr. Heather Roselli|
|HOW OFTEN COURSE OFFERED:||once every other month|