Amy Kuczewski

August 3-4, 2019

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I am excited to be hosting the fabulous Amy Kuczewski for two days in August presenting two of her many styles, both packed with stringer details. Who amongst us does not need and want to improve their stringer skills? Amy will help you unlock the magic.

First up: The Muchachos Series

Next up: The Tooled Leather series

Techniques to be covered include:

  • Stringer control

  • Heat control

  • Pulling smooth encased canes in different thicknesses

  • Using fine stringer

  • Placing murrini

  • Sculptural techniques

  • How to hide your mistakes

  • Dragging out leaves and petals

  • Raking and shaping petals with a stringer tip

The cost for this class will run $400. Glass, supplies and lunch are included. Students will bring glasses and tools. A list will be provided prior to class.

Half of the tuition is due upon registration, the balance is due by June 3, 2019.

Cancellations received up to June 2, 2019 will receive a full refund. Cancellations received on June 3, 2019 and later will only be refunded if the seat is sold and a $50 processing fee will be withheld.

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Amy Kuczewski is an artist living in Wabash, IN with her husband, daughter, four dogs and two cats. She started making beads in February 2004, and for almost 15 years has enjoyed playing with colors and designs in the flame. Amy’s eclectic work shifts from playful and whimsical to elegant. She plays around in several other mediums including leather and vinyl and wool, always curious and ready to try anything.