Here's a great upcycling project that will turn your trash into treasure! During this one-day workshop, participants will play with solder and alcohol ink while making glass jar lanterns with one-of-a-kind solder overlay designs and decorative lids. In addition to creating ornamental lids and practicing the classic decorative soldering techniques of bamboo, hammered, pearls, and more, participants will learn how to design, cut, and apply sheet copper to contoured glass forms. Combining the fun to be had with alcohol ink, these colourful lanterns that have been embellished with your unique soldered silhouettes make for the perfect addition to your indoor or outdoor holiday décor.
Alcohol ink, sheet copper, solder, chemicals and one set of fairy lights included.
Note: Recycled glass jars are not included. Participants to bring two to three cleaned and lidded glass jars.
When: Saturday, November 19, 2022, from 10 am to 4 pm
Fee: $175 + HST (includes alcohol ink, sheet copper, solder, chemicals, and one set of fairy lights) + lidded glass jars