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[Workshop] Reticulation, Keum boo & metal patinas


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This workshop focuses on three methods of manipulating the surface
of metals. Reticulation, Keum Boo (the technique of applying gold
foil to silver for contrasting bi-metal), and treating metal surfaces
with chemical solutions to create patinas of various color.
Prerequisites: Basic metal or silversmithing skills - Instructor:
Katherine Palochak

Katherine Palochak has published several articles on these topics,
and I thoroughly enjoyed this workshop when she traveled through
Denver last year. To view some examples of her technique, see her
Orchid posting at http://www.ganoksin.com/orchid/palo.htm

For more about the Denver workshop, see the course
catalog for Clear Creek Academy:

http://www.denver-jewelry-academy.com

Sandra A. Grotewohl