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Handling and Colouring Acrylics. A Workshop by Ana Margarida Carvalho

Workshop  /  Technics   ProfessionalPractice  /  29 Jun 2024  -  30 Jun 2024
Published: 23.04.2024
Handling and Colouring Acrylics. A Workshop by Ana Margarida Carvalho.
Centro de Joalharia de Lisboa
Management:
Sérgio Faia
DEADLINE: 28/06/2024
Ana Margarida Carvalho. Brooch: Octopus, 2017. Perspex, spray paint, fake pearls, stainless steel, epoxy. Diamenter aprox. 8.5 cm; Height: 1 cm (2 cm). From series: Pearls. Ana Margarida Carvalho
Brooch: Octopus, 2017
Perspex, spray paint, fake pearls, stainless steel, epoxy
Diamenter aprox. 8.5 cm; Height: 1 cm (2 cm)
From series: Pearls
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Intro
Hands-on workshop on acrylic handling and colouring techniques with no requirements or experience required.
Objectives:
Acquire technical and creative skills in handling and colouring acrylics.

Teacher: Ana Margarida Carvalho.

Programme:

> Introduction to acrylics (Theoretical)
  • Types of acrylics.
  • Cleaning and conservation of acrylics.
  • Auxiliary materials and tools.
  • Examples of works made by contemporary Jewellers.
  • Technical constraints in the various phases of production.
  • Technical solutions for integration in final pieces.
  • Cleaning and maintenance.
  • Preparation of the different work areas.
> Acrylic pieces
  • Acrylic pieces.
  • Planning a pendant, pin or bracelet.
  • Sawing, filing, drilling, sanding.
  • Engraving (pendant or pin).
  • Colouring.
  • Glueing, riveting.
  • Etching (pendant or pin).
  • Bending (bracelet).
  • Shaping calotte.
> Finishings
  • Safety equipment.
  • Tools.
  • Polishing acrylics.
  • Cleaning tools.
  • Integration of acrylic object into a new jewelry piece.

Price: 220 €
The price includes insurance and materials.
VAT-free course.
Participant keeps the pieces produced.

Who is it for:
Anyone with or without experience in jewellery making, wanting to learn about acrylics in the context of creative jewellery making.

Mín. / maximum students: 7/10.

Certificate: For students with at least 80% of session attendance.
 
Frozen in Time series (detail) by Ana Margarida Carvalho..
Frozen in Time series (detail) by Ana Margarida Carvalho.

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