Keum Boo


July 18-19, 2016

2 days, 9am - 6pm

$459 + $185 kit


Instructor: Christine Dhein

Keum Boo, or "attached gold" is an ancient Korean technique for bonding gold foil to silver and other metals. This amazing technique can bring limitless design possibilities to your jewelry and add brilliant gold accents at minimal cost. Learn to bond thin sheets of pure gold to sterling silver and Argentium® silver. Design and create a pair of silver earrings  and a silver pendant adorned with rich Keum Boo gold. Instruction includes roller embossing, roller printing, creating a relief, subtractive texturing techniques and also resists that can be combined with Keum Boo for dramatic effect. 16 hours

Prerequisite: Fabrication 2 or experience.

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