WKS840: Holiday Gift: Toy Animal - Hand Sculpted Leather
Class Number 787-27928
Think you cannot create ultra elegant, seriously impressive ornaments? Think again!
In this workshop, our master leatherworking and creative design instructor, Alyssa, will show you how to create adorable toys and tree ornaments for all the good little girls and boys! Learn how to paint and sculpt cute panda bears, fuzzy foxes and lovable puppies.
In class your instructor will teach you:
-- How to cut your leather using the laser cutter
-- How to blend colors and paint with artist inks
-- How to choose the right leather for sculpting
-- How to hand sculpt and form leather
-- How to professionally finish your sculpture so it will last for years
Iinstructor Alyssa Ravenwood is an award winning leather sculptor. Her business, Ravenwood Masks, sells leather masks all over the world. She has been an instructor at The Getty Villa Museum, Bradley University, Ink People Center for the Arts, and The Brewery Artists Colony.
Please note: This is not a Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. Workshops utilize TechShop’s equipment, and all shop rules still apply – unless you have passed the required safety course(s), your instructor will assist you on the machine.
|TechShop Location:||TechShop Mid-Peninsula|
|Room / Area:||Main Workshop|
|Class Date:||Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012|
|Start Time:||5:30 PM|
|Class Length:||3 Hours|
|Age Range:||9 and Up (Contact the store to register students under 13.)|