Learn to Make Spectacular Vessels in Metal Clay

Learn to Make Spectacular Vessels in Metal Clay with Patrik Kusek

89 minutes

Learn how to create one of a kind unique vessels from metal clay, with awarding winning artist and teacher, Patrik Kusek.

In this video, Mr. Kusek will take you through an easy step-by-step approach so you start creating your own beautiful vessels.

Add this skill to your metal clay possibilities.



Patrik's unique vision for his jewelry designs have won praise from jewelry collectors internationally. His experience in the worlds of design and fashion helped shape his creative vision and brand. He is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising and The Academy of Art University. He worked as a Fashion Stylist at Macy's San Francisco and was the owner and Creative Director of Wallop Design Group, a graphic design and branding company.

He currently is able to pursue his passion as a jewelry artist and instructor. He teaches metal clay workshops internationally. He is one of 9 senior instructors for Rio Grande and teaches PMC certification workshops nation wide. He was a featured artist on HGTV's "That's Clever." Patrik's work has been published in numerous books and publications. He is also the recipient of the 2007 Saul Bell Award 1st place in PMC. He is author of Woodland Chic: Metal Clay Jewelry as Nature Intended. Patrik was recently featured in Ornament Magazine.

Covered In This Class: 
  • Vessel shapes from history that will inspire you to create
  • Step-by-step instruction on hollow vessel construction
  • Where to buy and how to make the tools you need
  • How to use the simple lentil shape to create multiple vessel designs
  • Incorporating Aura 22™
  • Patina tips and techniques
  • Exploring designs from simple to complex and how they were made
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • metal clay
  • Aura 22™
  • basic metal clay tools
  • a variety of mold shapes

Included is a class handout with notes and the information you need to get started.