Separation Anxiety - An Exploration in Enamel

August 1, 2021

Schedule: 9 am-4 pm Sun

Instructor: Kieu Pham Gray

Registration Deadline: Registration Closed

Description

Learn two enamel techniques in one class! This all-day class will allow students the opportunity to experiment with the differences between the two techniques (separation enamel and crackle enamel) to create a kaleidoscope of colors and designs. We will use several layers of enamel and several torch firings to achieve these effects.

An understanding of basic torch-fired enamel techniques is required.

Class size 9

Level Intermediate and above

Student Supply List
-Chain nose pliers
-Side cutters
-Wood dap set
-2-3, #2 paint brushes
-10 pages of any magazine (this is used for a work surface)
-Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed

  • Tuition $130
  • Materials Fee $67

Instructor

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Kieu Pham Gray

Kieu Pham Gray has been creating jewelry for more than 25 years. She started her craft to create a personal look for herself, then soon after started a jewelry line. Since then she has sold to over 30 stores in 10 states and participated in numerous juried art shows in the Northeast. Through the years her creativity has transformed and expanded to two retail bead stores, a jewelry tools distribution company (TheUrbanBeader.com), and finally teaching.…Read More

Kieu Pham Gray has been creating jewelry for more than 25 years. She started her craft to create a personal look for herself, then soon after started a jewelry line. Since then she has sold to over 30 stores in 10 states and participated in numerous juried art shows in the Northeast. Through the years her creativity has transformed and expanded to two retail bead stores, a jewelry tools distribution company (TheUrbanBeader.com), and finally teaching. Through these businesses and teaching around the world, her passion, knowledge, and dedication for the jewelry industry becomes apparent. In an effort to share her experience in jewelry making, Kieu teaches a wide range of classes throughout the U.S., regularly contributes to Lapidary Journal and has also authored two how-to books, Hot & Cold Jewelry Connections and Minimal Metal Jewelry.

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Registration Policies & Waiting Lists

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Please read your class confirmation carefully as it may include a supply list and other important details.

Materials Fees
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Cancellation Policy
While we recognize that life intrudes and plans change, in consideration of the time and energy instructors invest in preparing for classes, we must adhere to the following cancellation policies:

Student cancellations

> Cancellations made 31 days before the published registration deadline date for any given workshop are eligible for a full refund less 25% of the workshop fee OR a gift certificate in the full amount of the workshop fee. The gift certificate can be applied to workshops or lodging through Dec. 31 of the following year and is transferable.

> Cancellations made 30 days or less than the published registration deadline date for any given workshop are not eligible for refunds. We encourage all students to purchase trip insurance.

> Cancellation requests must be made by calling our office at (608) 987-3292.

> If you have booked lodging with Shake Rag Alley in conjunction with your class, please refer to our lodging page for the lodging cancellation policy.

Cancellations by Shake Rag Alley

> If Shake Rag Alley must cancel a class you will be notified immediately via email or phone and will receive a full refund.

> If a class does not meet a minimum number of students, it may be cancelled. A decision to cancel a class due to under enrollment will be made on the day following the published registration deadline.

> If you have booked lodging with Shake Rag Alley in conjunction with a class cancelled by Shake Rag Alley, you may receive a full refund on lodging should you wish to cancel the lodging. Please call the office at (608) 987-3292.

Waiting Lists

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