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September 2019
07 September 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$340 – $400

Cloisonné Enamel Jewel With Tom Ellis (2 Day Workshop) 9/07-9/08

Discover your inner Fabergé!  Make your own cloisonné jewel using multiple types and colors of vitreous enamel, silver and copper wire, and copper disks fired in our furnaces.  Taught by a master enamelist!  For anyone with basic enameling experience (such as Intro I). PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $340 <CLICK HERE> TO JOIN. YOU CAN FIND DISCOUNTS…

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14 September 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$340 – $425

Fun & Fabulous Enamel Beads With Cheryl Anne (2 Day Workshop) 9/14-9/15

Learn the ins and outs, the ups and downs of enameled bead making. This workshop is for anyone who wants to learn how to make one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted beads for a variety of uses.  Cheryl Anne has taken the guess work out of the equation and you’ll leave the workshop with beads in hand. PREMIUM AND…

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21 September 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$340 – $400

Exploring Separation Enamel With Tom Ellis (2 Day Workshop) 9/21-9/22

Use Separation Enamel to make unique jewelry and bowl forms that blossom with flowing, contrasting layers of brilliant color!  Learn from the foremost authority and a true expert in this technique on how to achieve these unusual effects in a 2-day, hands-on workshop. PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $340 <CLICK HERE> TO JOIN. YOU CAN FIND DISCOUNTS…

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October 2019
06 October 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$340 – $400

Vitreous Enamel Painting – An Overview of Materials and Technique with Tom Ellis with Tom Ellis 10/06-10/07 (2 DAY WORKSHOP)

So many choices for Enamel painting! Learn from our in-house expert how to use ceramic pigments, acrylic enamels, watercolor enamels, enamel marking crayons and carefree lusters to paint vitreous enamel (glass) on copper and steel. PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $340  <CLICK HERE> TO JOIN. Anyone age 18 or older with basic art enameling experience (such…

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10 October 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$700.00 – $825.00

Foldforming for Enameling – Charles Lewton-Brain 10/10-10/13

Amazing opportunity to learn the best “foldforming” metalworking techniques for enameling from the internationally-renowned inventor of this technique! PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $700  <CLICK HERE> TO JOIN. YOU CAN FIND DISCOUNTS ON HOTELS <HERE> AND OTHER HELPFUL TIPS <HERE>. Anyone age 18 or older with basic enameling or metalworking experience.This workshop will teach the foldforming techniques and folds that…

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19 October 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$150 – $180

Embossed & Enameled Metal Ornaments With Teresa Olavarria (1 Day Workshop) 10/19

In this one-day workshop, students will learn how to cut, fold and emboss a metal ornament using origami and repoussé techniques. They will learn to recognize the various stages of melting and fusing as well as how apply vitreous enamel to a three-dimensional object. PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $150 or the standard price of…

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27 October 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$130 – $160

Introduction to Enameling+ Day 1 with Tom Ellis – 10/26

This is the best introduction to art enameling! – and a great way to sharpen your skills and learn how to control materials and procedures for consistent results (the “+” in the title).  No prior experience required.    Learn multiple approaches to making something beautiful and take away two pieces each day.  Take both days (recommended)…

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28 October 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$130 – $160

Introduction to Enameling+ Day 2 with Tom Ellis – 10/27

This is the best introduction to art enameling! – and a great way to sharpen your skills and learn how to control materials and procedures for consistent results (the “+” in the title).  No prior experience required.    Learn multiple approaches to making something beautiful and take away two pieces each day.  Take both days (recommended)…

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November 2019
02 November 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$325 – $400

Layered Stone Jewelry With Mary Karg (2 Day Workshop) 11/2-11/3

This course has everything you need to add another dimension to your jewelry pieces. During the 2-day workshop, you'll learn how to set a small cabochon on a larger cabochon for a stacked layered stone look. Topics include design, required tools, picking your drill bits, drilling holes in cabochons, and setting the small stones. PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR…

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04 November 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$480 – $565

THE LAYERED IMAGE: DRAWING AND PAINTING WITH ENAMEL – 3 DAY WORKSHOP WITH MARTHA BANYAS – 11/4 -11/6

Broaden your visual vocabulary by looking closely at numerous rendering techniques such as drawing, painting, printing, sgraffito, stippling, pen & ink and surface texturing. Overall, get more visual information and bang-for-your-buck out of your enamels, while keeping the amount of enamel to a minimum; a real plus for making jewelry. PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY…

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07 November 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$320 – $380

THE LAYERED IMAGE: DRAWING AND PAINTING WITH ENAMEL – 2 DAY EXTENSION WITH MARTHA BANYAS – 11/7 -11/8

During these 2 additional days for the workshop, each student will develop their own layered bass-relief wall piece from a drawing. Two or three layers of enameled capper will be assembled to complete the final piece. PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $320 PLUS MATERIAL FEE <CLICK HERE> TO JOIN. Student level: Previous enamel experience is very…

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17 November 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$130 – $160

Enameling II: Building Your Skills “Tool-Kit” Day 1 – 11/17

Expand your art enameling horizons! If you want to add to your skill set, this workshop is for you.  This hands-on workshop emphasizes learning a variety of procedures and techniques and achieving consistent results every time.  Take both days (recommended) or either one by itself. PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $130  <CLICK HERE> TO JOIN. YOU…

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18 November 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$130 – $160

Enameling II: Building Your Skills “Tool-Kit” Day 2 – 11/18

Expand your art enameling horizons! If you want to add to your skill set, this workshop is for you.  This hands-on workshop emphasizes learning a variety of procedures and techniques and achieving consistent results every time.  Take both days (recommended) or either one by itself. PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $130 <CLICK HERE> TO JOIN. YOU…

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December 2019
15 December 2019
Carpenter Art Enamel Foundation, 645 Colfax Ave
Bellevue, KY 41073 United States
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$340 – $400

Cloisonné Enamel Jewel With Tom Ellis (2 Day Workshop) 12/15-12/16

Discover your inner Fabergé!  Make your own cloisonné jewel using multiple types and colors of vitreous enamel, silver and copper wire, and copper disks fired in our furnaces.  Taught by a master enamelist!  For anyone with basic enameling experience (such as Intro I). PREMIUM AND BENEFACTOR MEMBERS ONLY $340  <CLICK HERE> TO JOIN. YOU CAN FIND…

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