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CHILD’S PLAY, A NEW SPIN ~ An In-person Workshop at Charmed I’m Sure Studio

May 23


Child’s Play, A New Spin
An In-Person Workshop
Discover the magic of liquid enamels!

10:00 – 5:00
May 23, 2021, Sunday
$95 includes everything!

Class description:
In “Child’s Play,” you will create three beautiful one-of-a-kind torch-fired enameled disks including one finished pendant necklace set in a sterling silver wire-tabbed setting.  You will discover the magic of liquid enamels by using a simple spinning device.  Several sizes of copper base disks will be offered.  Each student will create three enameled disks and make one of them into a completed pendant necklace.
Skill level – Adventurous beginners to skilled jewelry artists

Students will learn:
How to use liquid enamels
How to prepare & dome a copper disk for enameling
How to use a simple spinner machine to apply liquid enamels
How to torch fire an enameled disk
How to build an enameled pendant necklace with a tabbed setting & bail
How to solder a sterling backplate with wire tabs & sterling 1/4″ (sheet) looped bail
Student materials required – all tools, enamels, and materials (including sterling sheet and wire) provided.  Students should wear natural fiber clothing, closed-toe shoes, tighter-fitting sleeves, and have long hair tied back.  You may wish to bring an apron, eye protection, dust mask, and magnifying glasses or an opti-visor for close-up work.

Masks are required during class in 2021.

Due to Covid restrictions, please wear a mask, bring a bag lunch and covered drink container. 

Safety precautions in place:
Face masks required; social distancing; sanitized surfaces; hand sanitizer on every student table area; plexiglass dividers between students; circulating fresh air; pack-your-own-lunch. Also, students who feel ill on the day of the workshop may cancel with a full refund.

To sign up, go to:

Go to “Workshop schedule,” choose class, purchase ticket!  Direct links with each class above.
You may choose “Check Payment” to pay by personal check.  Checks may be made out and sent within one week to:

Jean Van Brederode
7 Nita Court
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-1569

FYI – For workshops over $200, payment installments are permitted
by choosing the “Check Payments” option.

No refunds after May 14, 2021
Masks are required during class in 2021.

*** We have started scheduling workshops for 2021! *** 


Here’s a list of instructors scheduled to date –
More to be added & more details will follow when I get them:  


May 22 – Nancy Sacco – Colorful Opal Inlay Pendant – visit enamel-warehouse.com (Workshops)!
May 23 – Jean Van Brederode – Childs’ Play, A New Spin (Liquid Enamels)- visit enamel-warehouse.com (Workshops)!
June 11 – 13 – Eva Sherman 3 one-day workshops – visit enamel-warehouse.com (Workshops)!
June 19 – Jean Van Brederode – Serpent’s Eye Pendant
June 26 – Nancy Sacco (Silver Jewelry)
June 27 – Jean Van Brederode Let’s Face It (Stacked Metal Pendants)- visit enamel-warehouse.com (Workshops)!
July 17 – 18 – April Wengren – Enameling Small Bowls
July 24 – Nancy Sacco (Silver Jewelry)
July 25 – Jean Van Brederode – Nebula (Crackle Base Enamel & Sterling Silver Pendant)
August 6 – 8 – Sulie Girardi (Metal Clay) YES!  SULIE IS COMING FROM AUSTRIA!
August 22 – Jean Van Brederode (Granular Spray Enameling/Sgraffito)
August 27 – 29 – Julie Haymaker (Shrinkets)
September 18, Nancy Sacco  (Silver Jewelry)
September 19 – Jean Van Brederode – Gingko Leaf Pendant (Enamel/Copper stacked pendant))
September 25 – Roxan O’Brien (Jewelry Techniques)
September 26 – April Wengren  (Enameling)
October 1 – 3 – Mi Sook Hur (Enamel Botanical Painting Techniques)
October 10 – Jean Van Brederode – Enameled Anticlastic Bangles
October 22 – 24 – Karen Cohen – Play Date for Enamelists
November 7 – Jean Van Brederode – Oculus (Enamel/Metal Pendant)
December 3 – 5 – Linda Kaye Moses (Enameling)

 We are excited about the in-person workshops scheduled for 2021 & hope you are, too!


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Child's Play - In Person
$ 95.00
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