Learn to Make an Enameled Bracelet

Instructor Bio: 
103 minutes

Learn from award-winning jeweler, Ms. Angela Gerhard, how to create a stunning enameled bracelet.

Learn everything you need to know to get started with enameling, plus how to design, enamel and finish a beautiful bracelet of your own.

Plus Angela show's you step-by-step how she does her unique sgraffito technique that she uses in much of her work.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn a fun and easy technique to add color to metal.

No experience is necessary to have a great result.

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Covered In This Class: 
  • safety procedures
tools and supplies
enamel and metal preparations
application of enamel

  • firing a variety of surface techniques, including a unique sgraffito technique
how to size bracelets for a custom fit
  • design considerations 

  • options for joining individual panels
finishing techniques
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • sheet copper in 20 or 22 gauge, or pre-cut rectangles or squares
  • unleaded enamels
  • powder form liquid enamel
  • enamel sifters
  • klyr fire or cmc binder 
  • distilled water
  • paint brushes
  • dental pick
  • bulb syringe
  • dust mask or respirator rated N100 or P100
  • firing kiln or torch
bronze jump rings for joining panels
  • file, alundum stone, or diamond sanding pad or stick for removing firescale from edges
  • pickle (sodium bisulfate or citric acid) for copper
  • basic metal working tools

    Included with purchase a PDF with photos, notes and all the online resource links you need to get started.