Brush Making with Glenn Grishkoff

Brush Making with Glenn Grishkoff

Date:Oct 29, 2011 Ages:Adult Price:See Below Type:Brush Making Location:3667 Adams Ave, San Diego CA 92116

October 29th   & October 30th  $135 CASD Members $150 Non-Members
Saturday 5pm to 8pm & Sunday 9am to 5pm# Limited to 20 participants

Grishkoff has developed a national and international reputation as a brush maker and ceramic artist. To view his work, visit him at www.grishkoffstudios.com

This workshop will include:
All needed workshop materials, including an extensive quantity of quality of hairs, wax linen threads, epoxy,  bamboo, and a variety of hardwoods, rope sections, the use of saws and cutting devices and other needed supplies.

You will have the opportunity to make 8 to 10 brushes that can be used many different ways, including applying slips and glazes to ceramics. There will be a slide lecture and demonstrations of construction methods involved in making brushes, including knot-tying, epoxy mixing, cutting and wrapping hairs and methods to create brush handles. Participants will work with a variety of hairs, including buck tail hair, moose hair, horse hair, rooster hackle, broom corn straw and additional types of hairs. You are also encouraged to bring beads, found objects, or any other material from home that could be used to embellish your brush.

Space will be filled on a first come basis. If you are interested, please click here and follow flyer instructions.