Detailed information on the Camp PMC Classes follows:
OVERVIEW OF THE CAMP PMC CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
The Camp PMC Certification Program is a personal learning experience designed with separate development paths for metal clay artisans and metal clay instructors.
The Tucson based Arizona Metal Clay Artists specializing in PMC offer the new PMC certification classes. Visit the instructors listed on the next page
The Camp PMC Certification Program is proudly supported by Mitsubishi Materials Trading Corporation, Sawtooth School for Visual Art, Clay Revolution, and Rio Grande Jewelry Supply.
CAMP PMC CERTIFICATION COURSE 101
In this fundamental two day class or 16 hours of instruction you will make 5 projects: a pair of earrings, a pendant, a toggle clasp, beads, and a ring while learning the basic skills and techniques needed to be successful making your very own sterling and fine silver jewelry using PMC®, Precious Metal Clay. Successful completion of this course will entitle you to receive an 8% discount on your future purchases of PMC.
Some of the many skills you will learn are: to roll, texture, cut, carve, sculpt, mold, set stones, refine, fire and polish. You will learn how to use a culinary type torch and how to the correct firing temperature to turn your creations into solid fine or sterling silver pieces.
Students successfully completing this course, will receive a certificate of completion from the Sawtooth School for Visual Art as well as the 8 % discount on all PMC clays purchased through Clay Revolution and Rio Grande Jewelry Supply.
SKILL LEVEL: ALL
In addition to the course fee there is a kit fee. The kit consists of all materials necessary to complete the projects as well as a tutorial manual, consumables and the use of classroom supplies and tools including equipment such as a torch, kiln, etc.
CAMP PMC INSTRUCTOR COURSE 201
This two day course, or 16 hours of instruction, is designed to teach students interested in becoming PMC instructors how to hold successful workshops, develop projects and curricula, and to certify students in the Camp PMC Certification Program. Students will learn the fundamental skills of instruction while working through a real world project.
Some of the topics addressed will be tutorials, lesson plans, time management, holding attention, pricing, motivational speaking. Practice sessions are also included.
Finally, students will create their own metal clay project and tutorial based on the guidelines addressed in class. Pictured here are items for ideas only and do not represent student work. The students themselves will decide what their PMC project will be. Upon successful completion of the class, students will receive a certificate of completion from Sawtooth School for Visual Art and a 10% discount on PMC clays at Clay Revolution and Rio Grande Jewelry Supply. The designation of PMC instructor will be awarded and students will be eligible to purchase the CAMP PMC CERTIFICATION COURSE 101 curriculum and begin certifying other students.
PREREQUISIT – CAMP PMC CERTIFICATION COURSE 101
Cancellations will be refunded in full with three weeks notice. If cancellation is not received with three weeks notice, 50% of class fee will be refunded. No refunds for cancellations under 48 hours. A class kit (if already paid for in addition to the course fee) will be available for pick up for one week after the class if no refund was available (this does not apply to the 50% refund). If cancelling, you must provide the name and email that the class was registered under.
Cancellations and refunds for classes paid on another website will be subject to the policies on that website.
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