In this workshop you will learn to make a basic but elegant silver anticlastic cuff. This cuff is the foundation of all anticlastic raising to follow.
There will be a short discussion of what makes a form anticlastic and what makes it different from traditional synclastic raising. There will also be a discussion of a variety of the shapes and patterns for other designs.
Over the course of the day, you will be introduced to the incredibly unique tools required for moving metal and the fundamental concepts and techniques of anticlastic raising.
Bring your Metalsmithing toolbox, including the following items: