Metal Forming - Mar. 4 & 11
In this class, students will learn the basic skills necessary to craft bracelets and other objects using fold-forming and air chasing techniques with copper sheet and pipe. Techniques to be taught will include how to use a chasing hammer, bracelet mandrel, bench block, dapping tools, anvil, annealing pan, and torch. Students will learn how to anneal metal and form surface decoration by manipulating the metal with hammers and other tools.