Master metalsmith Kevin O'Dwyer working on a copper bowl using the repousse technique.

Fine silver repousse bowl using traditional metalsmithing techniques.

Fine silver repousse bowl

Repoussé

This workshop will explore the traditional metalsmithing technique of Repoussé. This decorative process can be used to enhance both jewelery and hollowware forms. O'Dwyer will work with students to layout and develop contemporary uses for the art form.

This decorative process can be used to enhance both jewelery and hollowware forms.