8 - 18+ yrs
Sat, May 1, 2021 - May 29, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am PDT
Please join us for a lesson on the history and tradition of Mexican tin art. Students will learn how to emboss and deboss on tooling aluminum. Students will also be able to draw their own design and engrave it into tin and incorporate new techniques onto their art.
Class 1: Repujado, the basics, art from the heart
Class 2: Make a hamsa/hand of fatima
Class 3: Make a Repujado butterfly or choose your own design
Class 4: Create a 3D star
- Tooling aluminum
- Pencil or wooden stylus
- Craft foam
- Magazine or newspaper
- Permanent markers
Experience: All Levels
La maestra habla español.
Other Things To Know
How To Participate
Attend class via Zoom video
This class will be hosted on Zoom video conferencing platform. You will receive an email 30 minutes before class starts with a link to the class and access instructions. We recommend you make sure your device is up to date and meets all system requirements before class.
5.0 out of 5
Based on 2 activity ratings
May 19, 2021
I love that my classmates and instructor are open to sharing our work, our stories and I find this to be inspirational.
I'm happy with the way things are currently.
May 8, 2021
Multi-cultural, playful instructor, lots of engagement, intergenerational, individual sessions just long enough.
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Enjoyed the casual conservation with the moderator and the artists. It was easy to follow and learned a lot of about the artists and their work. Good choice in artists.
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more advertisement so that more people are aware and sign up. Also Not have classes on the weekends as most families dedicate this to their families
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About Richmond Art Center
Richmond Art Center is the largest visual arts center in the East Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area, delivering exciting arts experiences to people of all ages who reflect the diverse richness of our community. We do this through onsite Studio classes and Exhibitions, and offsite Art in the Community programs.The Richmond Art Center originated in 1936, when local artist Hazel Salmi, who worked for the WPA, traversed the streets of Richmond with a suitcase packed with art supplies, eager to teach art to anyone interested. Today, everything we do at the Center continues to breathe life into Salmi’s original vision: That within every person lives an artist.