Gold on Metal Clay Workshop
DATES and TIMES June 24 & 25, 2023
10 am to 2 pm
In this workshop you will learn Keum Boo- a korean gold fusing technique using gold foil on textured metal clay.
This will be TWO DAY workshop
First day will be creating 2 pieces using texture to create a back plate of fine silver using metal clay techniques.
The 2nd day will be application of Keum boo a korean gold foil fusing technique.
Using a beehive kiln you’ll learn how to apply good foil to fired metal clay. I’ll explain burnishing, tool’s you’ll need & more.
What is included-
20 gm of Art Clay Silver
2 day’s instruction on metal clay texturing, firing & building with keum boo techniques.
Use of all metal clay tools & textures at the studio as well as beehive kiln & burnishing tools to fuse gold.
Written instructions to use at home
WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BRING/PURCHASE - Keum boo- you can purchase at Rio Grande, Art Clay World & Allcraft- once registered you’ll receive an email with links to purchase (price range is $25-199- depends on the size & amount you’ll want to use & if you’ll want to continue after class.