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Time: April 2, 2011 to April 3, 2011
Location: Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts
Street: 760 market st. #900
City/Town: San Francisco, CA
Website or Map: http://www.revereacademy.com/…
Phone: 415 391 4179
Event Type: class
Organized By: Revere Academy
Latest Activity: Nov 1, 2010
Hori Japanese Engraving with Naohiro Yamada
April 2-3, 2011 from 9 am - 5 pm $399 + kit
Register Now - April 2-3, 2010 class
Learn to engrave traditional Japanese patterns borrowed from nature such as cherry and plum blossoms. Learn to write Kanji characters using Japanese methods and engraving tools: Katakiri Tagane and Kebori Tagane. Tagane from Japan are provided as part of the materials kit.
Prerequisite: Fabrication 1 or experience.
Naohiro Yamada will also teach Japanese Chasing, Engraving & Inlay, April 4-8, 2011.
Naohiro Yamada is a master metalsmith who was trained in traditional Japanese metal techniques in a long line of swordmakers. Yamada sensei is a graduate and former instructor of Hiko Mizuno Jewelry College in Tokyo. Today he has his own studio where he teaches, mentors and develops and exhibits his own product line.