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metal + glass camp, Toronto

July is generally a month where people go away to their cottages, travel abroad, or just seem to take time off from hard labour 😉 why not take this time to learn new skills?! DIY, Handmade!

Metal + Glass Camp! runs Wednesday thru Friday afternoons starting July 16th-August 1st
11am-5pm and includes the 8 week course offerings, the Metal 2 offerings as well as the studio’s Fusing workshop and Glass casting course offerings. WOW!

Learn basic golds-mithing skills such as: sawing/piercing, forming/fold-forming, hand forging a ring band, bezel-setting stones, lo-tech casting, carving wax & working with alginate moulds for lost wax casting glass & metal, flame-working glass, cold-working glass, working with vitreous enamels, etching copper/sterling silver, fusing/slumping glass, and more! Materials fee includes: a 3″x 3″ piece of 16 gauge Sterling silver plate, 16 gauge 12″x 6″ copper, Sterling silver casting grain, 1 gross of 3/0, 1/0, & 1 doz spiral saw blades, Silver solder, flux, wax and expendables necessary for etching, casting and glass for fusing.  Use of tools and equipment.  Beginners welcome!  This course is open to ages 14 on up

$550 +$180 lab fee ($275 is required as deposit towards the Metal + Glass camp, lab fee and remainder is due on the first day of class)

Interested in registering? Please fill out the form on this page with any questions you might have concerning the metal + glass camp, or Register online via Paypal, or at the studio with cash, Visa or Mastercard!





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