Each year, the Show brings together more than 100 U.S. and international artisans and dealers, including a number of I.G.M.A. Artisans and Fellows. They offer collectors unique, well-crafted 1-inch, 1/2-inch, and 1/4-inch scale miniatures from around the world.

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Class 9: Silver Soldering Brass Bed. Instructor Jim Pounder.

Students will construct a twin-sized late 19th century "iron" bed frame with the use of silver soldering. One-inch scale. The class will orient students to the fundamental applications of a technique known as Silver Soldering. The basic elements of cleaning metal, uses of fluxes, and common denominators of all soldering will be taught. There will be a demonstration of making jigs for bending metal created from drawings and renditions. Beginner/Intermediate skill level. 2 days - Thurs, Oct 16 - Fri, Oct 17, 9am - 5pm.  Project will be completed in class. Register by Sept 1. If questions, contact Jim at 509-758-9781 or email pounder@clarkston.com 

Late 19th Century "iron" bed frame made with the use of silver soldering.


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