Plique-a-Jour enameling for traditional metalsmithing (Two days workshop) at
Wear Ever Jewelry Gallery Studio
1112 King St,
March 24th - 25th, 2019
To register and updates visit: www.weareverjewelry.com
If you would like to add colors to your jewelry creation and push your artistic boundaries to the limit, Plique-a-Jour enameling technique is for you. Plique-a-Jour is a fancy French word for stain glass enameling technique.
Plique-a-Jour is one of the most difficult, but at the same time most rewarding of enameling techniques. In this two days class you will learn methods, tips and tricks to build a framework for Plique-a-Jour enameling in traditional metalsmithing.
The class will cover proper preparation and application of the enamel, special procedures for successful firing, and methods for finishing the work.
Students will complete a pair of earrings.
No prior experience is enameling is necessary.
Basic metalworking skills are requiring (filing, sawing, etc.).