University of Atlantia

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Small Pointy Things- Beginning Wire Working

Rúna Skógadóttir

Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia , Time Zone:EST
University Session UA105 September 12, 2020 Course # 620
Time 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Fee
Length 1 hr Credits 1
Attendees 31/∞ Room Rhodes
Course Category Metalwork

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 with questions. See you soon!
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