Patina PlayTime

Instructor Bio: 
88 minutes

Join Alison Lee of, and explore the possibilities and unique results you can get with simple patinas.

Start with a brass cuff blank and have lots of fun watching the patina process happen right before your eyes.

Color possibilities span from brilliant turquoise to burnt umber and everything in-between. Add further surface embellishments of metallic leaf, embossing powders and some "secret sauce" to create a stunning one of a kind piece.

This technique will inspire lots of new ideas for adding patinas to all your metal pieces.

BONUS Alison will show you a quick easy method for etching your cuff.

No experience necessary.

You can re-watch all your CRAFTCAST purchases
as many times as you like.

Covered In This Class: 
  • Metal preparation
  • Applying Patinas
  • Adding Bling
  • Metallic Embossing
  • Sealing and Finishing Tips
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • Brass Cuff or Bracelet Form
  • A variety of Patinas
  • Embossing Powders
Embossing Liquid 
Acrylic Spray Finishes
  • Gold and Silver Leaf
  • Colored Pencils
  • Colored Powders
  • Gilder’s Paste
  • Rubber Stamps
  • Heat Gun
  • Burnisher
  • Scrubby Pads
Paint Brushes
Rubber Gloves

Included is a class handout filled with photos, notes and all the resource information you need to get started.