Molten Metals

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Molten Metals

Time & Location

Apr 25, 2020, 9:00 AM – Apr 26, 2020, 5:00 PM
Floyd Center for the Arts, 220 Parkway Lane South, Floyd, VA, USA

About the Event

Instructor – Nell Fredericksen

Schedule – Saturday & Sunday, April 25 & April 26, 2020, 9 am - 5 pm Each Day

Member Tuition - $120, Non-Member Tuition - $150

Materials Fee – Approximately $100

Class Description – Ever wonder how you can create your own complex cast metal pieces for you jewelry creations?  Learn simple casting techniques such as drop, charcoal, cuttlebone, and broomstraw casting in this unique class by heating metal to a liquid state and pouring it into molds. Interesting forms will be chosen from among practice pieces to create several finished pieces.

About the Instructor – Nell Fredericksen has been a professional artist and fine art jeweler for over 28 years. She is an Artisan Center of VA Juried Master Artisan. She has a fascination and wonder in connection with nature and her work is very organic and reflects the natural world. Nell works primarily in gold and has a high level of expertise in many traditional metalsmithing techniques. Learn More about the Instructor at: http://www.nellfredericksen.com