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CS_P: Wood & Resin Coaster (2-day project)

  • 18 Sep 2021
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Nova Labs, 1916 Issac Newton Sq West, Reston, VA
  • 4

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In this fun 2-day class, you will learn all the techniques needed to make a set of four gorgeous wood and resin coasters. All materials will be supplied including beautiful wood, resin and a variety of dyes and mica powders to customize your coasters. Make patterns and designs so your set is your own design.

Day 1 (Saturday 9 am – 12 pm)
You will learn everything you need to know to create a resin and wood project. Build a mold box. Mixing resin. Creating beautiful and visually interesting swirls and patterns with mica powder and dyes. Pouring your coasters using the new resin casting table in The Studio.
Day 2 (Sunday 9 am - 12 pm)
You will move to the Mixed Media Cantina where you will cut your project into individual coasters and polish them to a glass like finish. You'll also make the base for your coaster set.

Prerequisites: None

Mandatory Safety Dress Code: Closed-toed shoes, short sleeves, no loose clothing, and hair tied back. Must wear a mask at all times and must bring your own safety glasses. Optional: Hearing protection, particle filter, or dust mask.

Instructor: Steve Fritzinger is the composites steward, wood worker, chef instructor, bread-maker, and cosplay expert.

Class Fee: $200

Nova Labs previously announced this event on Meetup.com.

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