Monday, January 18, 2010

Scrap SF


801 Toland Street
San Francisco, CA 94124-1313
(415) 647-1746
open Tuesday - Saturday, 9 AM - 5 PM

SCRAP has amazing workshops, such as this one coming up:

Recycling Glass- Collage and Glass
Presenter: Reddy Lieb
Saturdays January 16th & 23rd, 1pm - 4pm
both days, $50.00

During this two part workshop, participants will use a variety of SCRAP materials such as glass, paper, drawings, images on acetate, metals and more to create collages. The collages can be created as sculptures, jewelry or wall pieces. Workshop participants will learn how to use copper foiling and soldering techniques necessary for this style of collage. Participants will also stretch their imaginations while learning to create this types of mixed media compositions.

About Reddy

Reddy Leib is an object maker who works with recycled glass to create conceptual and functional work. Based in San Francisco, she was a resident at the Sanitary ill Company, and completed a public arts commission for Glen Park Library, among other installations. Ms. Lieb has an M.F.A. from California College of Arts and Crafts and has taught stained glass and fused glass to women in the county jail for more than 10 years. She has been working with glass for over 20 years and have been using recycled glass in much of my work. It is imperative in our world that we use materials more efficiently and this makes perfect sense.

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