Colorful Jewelry: Powder Coating with Courtney Powell
July 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Date: Saturday, July 23, 2022
Description: In this one-day workshop students will learn how to add color to copper using electrostatic power coating. The day will start by going over the basics of powder coating and the different techniques such as how to layer and use heat resistant tape to mask off areas. Students will then have the opportunity to design a project they would like to make to powder coat. The instructor will help each student design and execute their desired project.
Students will leave with the knowledge of how to powder coat and a finished piece (earrings, necklace, keychain, etc.)
Tuition: $95 + $25 materials fee
Materials: All materials will be provided.
Location: Contemporary Craft (5645 Butler St., Pittsburgh, PA 15201)
COVID-19: In accordance with current CDC guidance – we are recommending all visitors wear a mask. Please note that the recommendation applies to teaching artists, resident artists, students and guests attending events taking place at CC.
Cancellations and Refunds: Workshop cancellations are decided three business days before the start date. If workshops must be cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, the entire class fee will be refunded through Eventbrite, or you may leave your workshop fee in your Contemporary Craft account for future workshops.
Refund Policy: Student refund requests must be made at least three business days before a class begins. There will be a $25 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given without three-business days notice. Processing of refunds takes approximately three weeks.
If you require accessibility accommodations, please let us know by calling 412.261.7003 and we are happy to assist you.
About the Artist
Courtney graduated from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, receiving her bachelor’s in fine arts – Concentration Jewelry & Metalsmithing with minors in Business Administration and Ceramics. Currently she works from her home studio in Johsntown, PA creating jewelry and small sculptures. Her work has been exhibited nationally in locations including Lillstreet Gallery (Chicago, IL), Pocosin Arts Center, The Erie Art Museum, and Emerge Gallery.