Bead Fest

Philadelphia, PA

Keum Boo Earrings
Teacher: Debora Mauser
Sunday, August 19, 2018
8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Hands on Workshop
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
Pre-Registration Closed
Pricing Information
Price: $85.00
Materials Fee: $47.00
Learn the ancient Korean technique of Keum Boo, the application of pure gold onto silver. We will use fine silver, but discuss the process of depletion gilding as well. Each student will design, shape, file their earrings, apply keum boo and texture with a rolling mill. Gold upgrades your designs - come learn how easy it is.
  • Student Maximum: 20
  • Skill Level and Technique: Metalsmithing, Beginner
  • Prerequisite: metalsmithing
  • Supply List: flat file
  • Kit Contents: fine silver, Keum Bo gold, sterling earrings, use of tools and consumables
  • Completion Level: A project will be completed in class
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