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Keum Boo Mini Class

with Emily Kitt

Sunday, October 3 · view days & times
Price: $75 | $67.50 ArtsQuest Member
Fees: $5 Visual Arts Service Fee on all orders
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Venue: Jewelry Studio

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3 Week Class

Sundays, October 3-17 | 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Keum Boo is a Korean method of applying 24k gold foil to fine silver, using only heat and pressure. In this class, we will explore form and design without needing to do any soldering. Silver will be cut, shaped, filed, textured, and have 24k gold foil applied; finishing methods are up to the student! An $80.00 supply fee is due directly to the instructor on the first day of class, payable by cash or Venmo. Students are each required to bring their own hot plate, tweezers, and manicure scissors (or small craft scissors) to every class. Please note, this class is designed for student 18 and older.

Supply fee covers:

  • 22 gauge fine silver sheet, 6 x 1 inches
  • sterling silver jump rings
  • sterling silver chain and clasp
  • 24k gold foil
  • sandpaper agate burnisher
  • Liver of Sulfur
  • saw blades
  • specialty equipment (instructor supplied)

Emily Kitt is the owner/artisan of Emmy Bean Jewelry in Quakertown, and has taught metalsmithing for many years now. Emily attended Keystone College for Fine Art, and received her Bachelors degree in Art Education from Kutztown University, with a concentration in Fine Metals and Jewelry. Her work is primarily sold online to clients around the globe, she also participates in local art shows when her schedule allows. Emily's jewelry has been featured by industry leaders Interweave and Rio Grande, published in magazines, and has received numerous awards.

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Venue Information
Jewelry Studio
Banana Factory
25 W Third Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-332-1300
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