Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28Touchstone Center for Crafts The natural setting for your creative nature 13 David Jones JUNE 5–9 Hinged Box Building Instructor: Melissa Davenport Intermediate $545 Member | $575 Non-Member Discover how to fabricate a small hinged and lidded box, building your sterling silver soldering, layout, and filing skills in the process. The lid design is your choice. JUNE 12–16 Hollow Constructions: PMC Beads and Lockets Instructor: Donna Penoyer Adventurous Beginner–Advanced $545 Member| $575 Non-Member Learn useful techniques for making successful hollow forms out of silver metal clay. Projects will range from simpler beads to a locket project with a specially designed hinge. We will also give attention to clasp design and to Donna’s favorite ways of texturing metal clay. JUNE 19–23 Enameling on Art Clay Silver Instructor: Pam East All Levels* $545 Member | $575 Non-Member Learn enameling on Art Clay Silver with master instructor Pam East! Topics covered will include designing for enamel, proper handling and construction techniques, metal and enamel preparation, finishing, and much more. *Prior experience with metal clay helpful but not required. No enameling experience needed. JUNE 19–23 Copper Drinking Vessels Instructor: Glen Gardner All Levels $545 Member | $575 Non-Member Create small copper vessels suited for the consumption of chilled beverages and spirits in this hands-on metalsmithing class. A series of demonstrations will provide strategies for designing and fabricating, and discussions will include pattern making and much more. The class, which is open to anyone (even teetotalers!) interested blacksmithing, metals, and/or jewelry will use equipment from the metals and blacksmithing studios. JUNE 26–30 | TEEN WEEK Selfie: All about Me! Instructor: Boris Bally Beginner, Grades 9–12 $545 Member | $575 Non-Member Use selfies to create wearable art (brooches, pendants, rings). Explore the basics of simple metal fabrication through lively demonstrations and experimentation. You will be expected to finish at least one wearable “selfie.” JULY 10–14 All Fired Up: Who Knew a Torch Could Do All This? Instructor: Anne Havel All Levels* $545 Member | $575 Non-Member Create an enamel piece with a torch in this exciting class, which will give equal weight to both the setting and enamel. The vision for your project will drive the planning process and you will realize the full evolution of the completed piece as the class progresses. *Some metalsmithing skills is extremely useful and enameling experience is necessary, but we will attempt to meet you at your level of skills. JULY 17–21 From Forge to Bench Instructors: Zach Lihatsh and Dan Neville All Levels $645 Member | $675 Non-Member Focus on the use of forged steel and formed brass to create functional kitchenware, as you spend half of the week in the blacksmithing studio and the other half in the metalsmithing studio. In blacksmithing, we will cover handle design, basic forging, and punching steel. In metalsmithing, we will cover forming and planishing brass. METALS & JEWELRY WORKSHOPS 2017 Anne Havel Pam East visit www.touchstonecrafts.org for additional details