Thornbridge Hall – Pewter Dragonfly workshop

  • 25 June 2024 - 26 June 2024
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Thornbridge Hall – Pewter Dragonfly workshop

Pewter Dragonfly workshop with Pewter Concepts

  • Wednesday, 26 June 2024
  • 10:00 am  1:30 pm
  • Bakewell, England, DE45 1NZUnited Kingdom (map)

Are you ready to try an exciting new craft? Join Caroline from Pewter Concepts as she shows you step-by-step how to create a beautiful hand embossed pewter metal Dragonfly.

In this workshop, you will explore the craft of transforming a thin sheet of metal into a three-dimensional piece of art. You will be introduced to the materials and traditional techniques of embossing, including using hand tools, filling, aging, and polishing the metal. You can bring your dragonfly to life by choosing from a selection of vibrant alcohol inks. Finally, your artwork will be mounted in the frame provided. 

What You Will Experience: 

  • Each step will be demonstrated and explained before you begin 
  • Design your own unique patterns or follow the template provided 
  • Explore different metal embossing techniques
  • Experiment blending alcohol inks Mount and frame the dragonfly artwork 
  • Benefit from a tutor with 16 years of experience in the art 
  • Relax in a friendly and warm environment 
  • Gain knowledge and skills to continue the craft at home
  • Ticket price: £55 plus booking fee
  • Includes all-day garden entry and 20% off Lunch at Quackers Cafe.
  • All materials provided.
  • Time : 10:00 - 13:00 (America/New_York)

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