Metalsmithing 101 Workshop at Cocoa Beach Studios
Making jewelry with metal presents some unique challenges. The Studios of Cocoa Beach is hosting Metalsmithing 101 with Karol Bobb on Saturday, October 26 from 10 am to 4 pm. In this beginning metalsmithing workshop, students will learn the fundamentals of jewelry-making including layout, sawing, filing, wire work, dapping, texturing, stamping, finishing and patinas. Just a few tools and supplies are needed for each student to create a cherished work of art!
Karol Bobb is an artist, instructor, and arts advocate who works in Pastels, Acrylics, and Metals as well as Mixed Media. Her style of multi-layered expression is influenced by formal training as a graphic designer. The subject matter often reflects her experiences and exposure to different cultures. Her work can be viewed at: goinglogo.wix.com/karol
The class will be held at the Studios of Cocoa Beach, 165 Minuteman Causeway in downtown Cocoa Beach. Fee is $75. plus a $6 supply fee. Register online at www.studiosofcocoabeach.org Students should bring a ball peen hammer, needle file and a Dremel tool if they have one. Contact Karol for details at 610-505-4023.