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Student Notes

Below are a list of links for common topics and questions that come up in classes:


SAFETY FIRST

Information on copper etching

How to dispose of spent pickle

*After neautralizing my Edinburgh Etch solution, I treat it in the same manner as pickle


FAUX BONE BASICS

General prep, color, heat forming and texturing

Trick to making Faux Bone Felted Swarf durable: Paint with transluscent liquid Sculpey that has been thinned with clay softener and bake at 10 degrees less than recommended.


OTHER BASICS

Crafted Findings Rivet Length Chart



FAUX BONE UPDATES

Dyes that work with Faux Bone


PRODUCTS I USE IN CLASS

ZDahlia Leather Cuffs

Aluminum disks by Lilly Pilly

Vintaj

Tafuri Leather Endings

PYMII Spray Sealant 

Stampin Up rolling stamps

Ferric Chloride from Daniel Smith

Etching aerator - Travel Lotion Bottle from Target - "Travel by Design" 3oz. Item 66080 with pop up lid

Circle Stamps - bought at Ben Franklins in Redmond, WA - will check brand next time I go there


Q. What was that tool you used to rest the rivet on inside a dapped cup?

A. Nail sets - this is a trick I learned from Robert Danick


MY SHOES AND JEWELRY

Big Buddha

Dansko

Necklace by Kristi Zevenbergen



PHOTOS

Q. Where can I find photos taken in class?

A. See the link on the class schedule or here


FOOD

Q. Where is your butter chicken recipe?  

A. On my Create Recklessly blog


Q. You're never without Starbucks...what's in that cup anyways!?  

A. Triple tall American with light cream and one sugar, since you asked...