Tempera Enameling Class


Join us for this 90 minute class to learn how to create tempera enamel artwork.

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Enameling is an ancient art in which glass is fused to metal by firing. Relatively new “cold” techniques use glossy paint or epoxy resin on metal to simulate fused enamel.

In this class, we will use an easy method to mimic the “cold” technique by embossing a design into soft tooling metal, then filling the cells with tempera paint. Tempera paint is water-based and dries with a high gloss finish. It flows into recessed areas and can be easily lifted with a damp paper towel.

In this 90-minute class, students will create a 6″x6″ enamel piece. Pieces will need to be left at the studio overnight to dry and be mounted to boards. Students will be notified when pieces are ready for pick up.

This will be a small, socially distanced class in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines. Students are asked to please wear masks.

All supplies included. Cost is $35.00 per person.

Saturday, June 12th | 1-2:30pm


Withdrawal Policy:
Tuition is refundable for all classes and workshops dropped more than 5 days prior to the session start date.

If you withdraw between 5 days and 24 hours before the first meeting, you have the choice of:
– a refund minus a $10 processing fee
– or class credit towards another class of your choice

Purple Dog Art Studio will not issue refunds or credit for classes within 24 hours of the first meeting. An exception will be made in cases of a documented medical emergency with a physician’s note.

Cancellations: Classes are canceled when enrollment minimums are not reached. Students will be notified if classes are canceled and will receive a full refund.

Rescheduling and Make-Up Classes:
If Purple Dog Art Studio must reschedule a class, a week will be added at the end of the session. If a student misses a regularly scheduled class, the class cannot be made up and the class will not be prorated.