Creating Dimension with Layers, Texture and Volume
August 8 - 13, 2021
Deb Karash · debkarash.com
Workshop at a glance
Build your skills while you combine simple techniques and materials to create depth and interest in your jewelry. As a bonus, we will share demos with Anne Havel’s enamels workshop.
- Paste soldering and riveting
- Combining surface and layers for finishing
- Torch enameling demonstration
- Textured material such as fabric, paper, and ribbon
- Various metals
- Found items such as gears, watch parts, shells, and beads
- Design techniques for finishing
- Soldering techniques for jewelry
Deb Karash lives and works in Asheville, North Carolina and has an MA in jewelry and metalwork. After spending many years as a full-time studio jeweler, she now teaches workshops throughout the U.S. and abroad. Karash’s work is sold in fine craft galleries and on her website.
In this workshop, students will discover how to spice up jewelry by combining simple techniques with interesting surfaces and multiple layers. You will learn how to rivet and paste solder to make soldering multiple elements easier and to bump up your finishing skills to make your piece look its very best. Participants can also bring found materials to add to their work. During the week, this class will join Anne Havel’s Dimensional Enameling: Enamel in 3D class for a torch enameling demonstration. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $675 · materials list
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