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Instructor: Terry Henry
After a career as a scientist Terry Henry answered her hearts call to turn to art full time and since November 2011 she hasn’t looked back! Terry is a native of California from the community of Los Gatos, she attended college at San Jose State University where she started out as and art student, however her concern for making a living resulted in a career path change to earth science; though all the while nourishing the desire to be and artist. Terry’s art embraces science, as she is best known for her electroforming work, which combines real flowers, insects, fossils with inorganic materials and her lampwork floral designs. Terry’s extensive teaching experience to adult learns in the field of art and science makes her class easy to understand and follow.

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Skill Levels: All
Dates/Times: February 3, from 9:00am to 4:00pm
Fees:
$125 » plus $75 kit fee paid to instructor
$75

Interested in the newest trend in copper jewelry? Explore the endless possibilities of copper electroforming in an easy to understand format. In this class we will combine shells, fossils, metal, glass, rocks, and minerals, into a pendent of your own unique creation. Skills covered include basic electroforming, texturing and stone setting along with sealing, framing, and gluing techniques. Class will break twice during the day to provide time for bonding, and drying. Projects will need to process 48 hours for proper copper deposition. In addition to class resources, students are invited to bring small treasures to use in their creations (properly sealed with lacquer and dried). * Between 12:00-1:00 Tuesday students return to the classroom to clean and finish their project. Should returning to complete finishing not be an option for a student, arrangements should be make to have it finish it later in the week or have it shipped (small fee will apply).
Class Length: 5-7 hours
Maximum # of Students: 10; Minimum # of Students: 3
Class Skill Level: All Levels
Fee: $125
Kit Fee: $75, Includes fossil ammonite, dichroic glass cabochon, micro-beads, CZ’s, copper wire, conductive paint, glue, miscellaneous polished rocks, sealed organic material, injection wax, tutorial containing detailed instructions, material resources, and photographs, and use of electroforming and polishing equipment and chemicals. Copper neck collars will be available for purchase in class.

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