W-JW265 - All That Glitters! An Introduction to Keum Boo and Aura22

W-JW265 - All That Glitters! An Introduction to Keum Boo and Aura22
Member Tuition: $175.00  
Non-Member: $205.00  
Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $15.00  
 

Skill Levels: Intermediate,Advanced

This is a weekend workshop.
Add the beauty of gold to your sterling silver jewelry with 24 karat gold! Students will be introduced to the Korean art of Keum-boo - an ancient gilding technique used to apply thin sheets of precious metal to silver and other metals. Aura22 - a 22 karat yellow gold "paint" will also be demonstrated. Traditional and unconventional methods of Keum-boo application and the advantages/disadvantages of each will be discussed to help the student find the application technique that serves them best. Learn how to achieve a dark patina on silver to make the gold pop! Students will create a pair of earrings or a pendant of Sterling silver embellished with 24 karat gold using the Keum-boo technique. Add the richness of gold to your jewelry designs with minimal expense! Students must be comfortable with a torch.
Ages 17 and up.
A materials fee of $125 is paid directly to the instructor (average depending upon the metals market at the time of the workshop).  

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Available Schedules:
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08/06/22 - 08/07/22
Summer II 
Dunedin Fine Art Center
1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin, FL
Sat & Sun   [10:00 am - 5:00 pm]
Instructor: Perry, Stacy