May 2017 Program

April Bower, will be the demo artist for our May 1st meeting, 6:30 p.m.

April is a metalsmith specializing in fine jewelry and additionally "Patina Painting" on copper sheets. Her demo will be a metalsmithing technique called fold forming with which one can create 3-d forms from flat metal sheets. These sheets formed can be used to create low relief wall art, journal covers, sculptures and jewelry in a small scale while working in copper.