The Duluth Art Institute enriches daily life with dynamic, innovative visual arts programming that upholds excellence and promotes inclusive community participation.
American Cloisonne: Torch-Fired Copper Enameling with Melanie Lieb
Sunday (1 Session)
October 9, 2022
DAI Lincoln Park Building
2229 W. 2nd St.
$90 ($110 Non-Member)
Learn the process of fusing glass to copper in this dynamic exploratory workshop. Follow artist Melanie Lieb through sifting, painting, tools, safety, and various techniques used to create unique wearable art. Cloisonne is an ancient technique that involves using wire on a metal backing to create designs or separate enamels. Each student will walk away with a few new pieces of small jewelry or artwork. Extra copper can be purchased from the instructor for a small fee. Artists and makers of all skill levels are welcome.