Exploring Textures & Patinas in Metal Jewelry
Textures and patinas give jewelry a unique appeal. Learn to create dozens of textures using regular and handmade tools, and uncommon objects. Add patination to copper, yellow brass, and jeweler’s bronze with commercial and homemade solutions. Explore the rich and varied world of color patinas from Japan, including Niage, Su Tanpan, and Rokusho. Skill in sawing and hammer texturing required. $45 kit fee payable to instructor.