Woodburning or Scrimshaw
08a-d Rucker, Patty; Sat 7/10-Tue 7/12; Woodburning or Scrimshaw;
Woodburning: Patty will teach a soft shading technique that makes a wood burning look like a photo. However, any style of wood burning will be covered. Students are encouraged to use the style they like. Practice board and transfer materials are provided. She uses a bent "J" tip, but you can use any tips you have. Class cost will be $35 per day.
Scrimshaw: Patty will also teach how to Scrimshaw by scratching a design on a practice Plexiglas panel. The scratches are filled with oil paint or ink. Scrimshaw is used on a variety of items such as pendants, bone, antlers, ivory, and knife handles. Adding color to scrimshaw will be covered. Class cost will be $35 per day.
Tools for Wood Burning: you will need a Wood Burner and Patty will provide practice boards. She does have a few extra burners to lend You can reserve one by contacting Patty before the class starts. A good light will be helpful,
Tools for Scrimshaw: Patty will provide a Plexiglas practice piece and all of the tools you will need. If you have your own, please bring them. A magnifier and a good light will be very helpful to you.
I you have any question you may contact her. Call 512-557-2385 or email email@example.com for questions. Website: www.christmascarvingsetc.com and go to "Seminar" page.
Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced Max 12 Min 2
08a Rucker, Patty; Sat 7/9; Woodburning or Scrimshaw
08b Rucker, Patty; Sun 7/10; Woodburning or Scrimshaw
08c Rucker, Patty; Mon 7/11; Woodburning or Scrimshaw
08d Rucker, Patty; Tue 7/12; Woodburning or Scrimshaw
Cost is $35 per day. The $25 deposit for the class is applied toward the cost of the class. The remainder of the fees are due to the instructor at the start of class.