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Chris Darway - Mechanism as Brooch/ Brooch as Mechanism - June 19- 23, 2020 - $545.00
$545.00
Workshop Description:
Brooch, a noun: an ornament fastened to clothing with a hinged pin and catch. In this workshop, students will take this idea of ornament and turn it into a personal statement using mechanisms from a century and a half ago. Inspiration will come from the classic 1876 “507 Mechanical Movements”. The workshop will cover tap and die, screws, nuts, and bolts, soldering stainless steel cable, rivets, springs, and fabrication techniques.
 
BASIC METAL SKILLS REQUIRED
 
Session runs June 19-23, 2020
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily, open studio hours on select days.
Tuition includes 2 lunches and registration. Materials and lodging are not included. 
 
 
Artist Bio:
 Teaching; University of the Arts (PA), University of Delaware (DE), Montclair State University (NJ), Rio Grande (NM); publications: Art Jewelry Magazine.