Copper Foil Workshop - Making Seashells - at Region 7

Ruby Tomes

Region 7 were recently treated to a wonderful demonstration given by Ray Lloyd on how to make beautiful enamelled replicas of sea-shells.

Ray has refined this original technique, and his pieces make lovely ornaments or table decorations. The method he uses is outlined below.

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Moulding the foil over a shell.

 

 

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Two sides of finished moulding.

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