University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Small Pointy Things- Beginning Wire Working

Instructor:
Rúna Skógadóttir


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA105 September 12, 2020
Crs #:
620
Time:
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
30/∞
Room:
Rhodes
Course Category:
Metalwork
Description
A beginning wire working class where you will learn how to craft trefoil veil pins 3 ways. These pins are period from Bronze Age Europe to 14th Century Europe. This is a hands on class! I understand tools and materials are limited due to quarantine, do the best you can! Basic tools and materials: 20-22g brass wire (any wire can be used to practice technique, but the brass can be hardened for practical pins), Round nose pliers, Wire cutters Optional tools and materials: Chain nose pliers, small beads, ball peen hammer, anvil (or comparable heavy hammerable surface), 300 grit sandpaper or needle file. Please reach out to me at Runaskogadottir@gmail.com with questions. See you soon!
Day-of-class Contact Info