Making Multiples with Blanking Dies

Making Multiples with Blanking Dies (3 Days)

Level: Visiting Artist Workshops

Price: LAC Members $500.00 / Non-Members $500.00

Lab Fee: $150.00

Class Description

One-piece blanking dies allow you to easily cut out precise, duplicate shapes from non-ferrous metal sheets, dramatically speeding up production. Learn to develop patterns for this process and the method of sawing dies from flat stock tool steel. Make combination silhouette/blanking dies to create and cut out relief forms using the hydraulic press. Jayne will also demonstrate her own innovative methods of forming, connecting and engineering. Prerequisite: One Beginning Metalsmithing Class

9 am-5 pmFriday, April 01, 2016 to Sunday, April 03, 2016Jayne RedmanRegister Online