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Build an Arts & Crafts Style Hammered Copper Lamp with Joe Mross

Date

Monday May 11, 2020 - Friday May 15, 2020

Key Points:

*Introduction to historical context of Arts & Crafts copper work
*Important design elements of Arts & Crafts copper work
*How to get a design ready for layout
*Good planning to keep from getting boxed into a corner
*Basic properties of copper and how to wrangle it
*How to cut, sand, anneal & shape copper
*Joinery is the celebration of connections: Rivets, rivets, rivets
*How to achieve a deep, rich, antique patina and wax finish that will continue to develop over time
*Installing mica panels: amber waves of light
*Considerations for socket, bulb and wiring