Introduction to Cloisonne´
A collection of lessons designed to provide a sound foundation for cloisonne´ beginning level students.
Drawing with Cloisonne´Wires Part 1 & 2
Part 1 & 2 are the first 20 lessons in this 82 lesson series. Ricky shows you how he prepares, bends, applies, and fires his cloisonne´ wires. Explore many "what if" questions about design, planning, practicing, and planning.
Cloisonne´ Earring Collection #1
A collection of FOUR different enamel earring lessons.
Flash Your Fine Silver
Ricky shares techniques and tips for "flashing" his fine silver shapes and handmade foil. He uses either a firebrick and a hotplate kiln for this step. The purpose is to keep the silver highly reflective during the enameling process.
Cloisonne´ Silent Movie Collection
A collection of demonstrations with no audio explanations. Watch and learn.
The "Spiral" Intro to Cloisonne" Project
One of Ricky's first teaching projects. Learn a basic cloisonne´process using both fine silver and copper as the base metals. Explore foils and gradations.