Northwest Blacksmith Association

Intensive Chasing and Repoussé with Saign Charlestein


Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/25/2015 - 09/29/2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

5 Day Intensive chasing and repoussé workshop Sept 25-29

Located at The Tacoma Metal Arts Center
3383 6th Ave Tacoma WA 98406

Friday, September 25 – Tuesday, September 29
9 AM – 5 PM with a 1 hour lunch

Cost for the class:  $1000

Chasing and repoussé is an ancient technique used to decorate sheet metal with the most lavish and intricate designs. In this 5 day hands on workshop, Saign will teach everything from different methods of transferring images, tool making, and pitch preparation, to proper ergonomics, chasing, repoussé, and creating relief with only chasing from the front. You will not only go home with one or more completed projects, but also develop and hone the knowledge and skill to create beautiful pieces of art on your own.

Experience is helpful, but not necessary.

Pitch bowls, copper, and tools, and designs are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own if you own them.

Please bring your own eye and ear protection.

Contact Name:  Saign Charlestein
Contact Email:  saignc@gmail.com
Contact Phone:  818 634-2304
Website URL:  http://www.metalsmithing-tools.com/#!product/prd1/3536470121/5-day-intensive-workshop-may-8-12-2015


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Location
Washington State History Museum, Tacoma, Washington

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