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Curved Folds. A Workshop with Ana Margarida Carvalho

Workshop  /  Technics   ProfessionalPractice  /  01 Jul 2024  -  05 Jul 2024
Published: 25.04.2024
Curved Folds. A Workshop with Ana Margarida Carvalho.
Studio in Lisbon
Management:
Nicole Uurbanus, Ana Margarida Carvalho
DEADLINE: 15/05/2024
Ana Margarida Carvalho. Brooch: Untitled, 2023. Oxidized copper, enamel and stainless steel. 9 x 6 x 3.5 cm. Photo by: Ana Margarida Carvalho. Ana Margarida Carvalho
Brooch: Untitled, 2023
Oxidized copper, enamel and stainless steel
9 x 6 x 3.5 cm
Photo by: Ana Margarida Carvalho
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Intro
This workshop will provide an introduction to Curved Folds techniques in Metal. Participants will carry out a series of exercises and also apply the skills learned to create a final piece.
- Dates: July 1, 3, 4 and 5, 2024, from 10 am to 1 pm.
- Price: € 210.
- Language: Portuguese.
- Location: Studio in Lisbon, Portugal (details upon request).


Program:
- A brief theoretical introduction to curved folding with some examples and a bibliography.
- How to score metal and bend scored metal.
- Simple curved fold.
- Multiple simple curved folds in sheets of different shapes.
- Simple curved fold with a cut.
- Bilateral curved scores.
- Linear bilateral folding.
- Radial bilateral folding.
- Creation of a piece using one of the exercises or applying the knowledge acquired.


About the teacher:
Ana Margarida Carvalho (1973, Lisbon, Portugal) studied Jewellery at Ar.Co - Center for Art and Visual Communication, where she also developed an individual project tutored by Leonor Hipólito with a grant from MC Arquitectos in 2008. In 2006 she won the 1st prize in IV Portojóia Design – Joalharia no masculino, with “I just need my pen” and in 2019 received the “Assamblage Award”- Artistar Jewelry 2019. She was also nominated in the Juror’s Choice in the 2021 Foldforming Competition. Since 2005, she regularly exhibits in Portugal and abroad in countries such as Morocco, Sweden, Holland, Japan, China, Belgium, Italy, Greece, Romania, the UK, Brazil and the United States. Her work is featured in several books and magazines, as well as in private collections in Portugal and abroad. In addition to her work, she has taught several workshops since 2007, namely at Contacto Directo. As of 2016 she teaches at the Jewelry Department in Ar.Co – Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual. She is a member of Klimt02, PIN and Art Jewelry Forum.
 
Student's work in progress.
. Photo: Ana Magarida Carvalho..
Student's work in progress.
Photo: Ana Magarida Carvalho.

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Student’s work in progress.
. Photo: Ana Margarida Carvalho..
Student’s work in progress.
Photo: Ana Margarida Carvalho.

© By the author. Read Klimt02.net Copyright.