Salt Water Etching Workshop Instructor:CarolynPlummer Prerequisite: None Class Limit: 10
Class Duration: 8 Hours
For those who have avoided etching metal out of safety and environmental concerns, acid-free, electrically charged saltwater etching is the answer.
In this one-day workshop, participants will learn to:
1. Select or create an appropriate design 2. Prepare metal for etching 3. Apply design to PNP paper 4. Set up tools and supplies 5. Etch metal 6. Clean up metal and PNP removal
Uses of etched metal will be discussed including incorporating etched pieces into jewelry, making rubber stamps and roll printing. As time allows, patinas and enameling of etched pieces will be explained. Examples of various uses of etched metal will be available for examination.