Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome

    • 1. Everyone will approach this course differently

    • 2. This is how our course "works"!

    • 3. Your Weekly Assignments: Create Personal Tutorials

    • 8. Tools, Supplies, and Materials

    • 9. Ricky's Tools and Supplies (For Sale)

    • 10. The 8 Creative Mindset Skills

    • 11. Introduction to "Brainstorming?

  • 2

    Your Creative Encounter

    • Lesson 1. Ricky's Approach to Enameling and Teaching

    • Lesson 2. Your GAP

    • Lesson 3. Self-Awareness, Self-Assessment, and Your Goals

    • Lesson 4. Your Vision Book

    • Lesson 5. How to create and use Personal Tutorials

    • Lesson 6. Change Your Questions!

    • Lesson 7. Choose Your "Inspiration Images"

    • Lesson 8. Artistic Learning and Skills

    • Lesson 9: What do I like?

    • Lesson 10: Intuitive Enameling

  • 3

    Week #1 : Enamel Edges

    • Introduction: Week 1 Enamel Edges

    • Do you SEE Edges?

    • Design Elements: Learn to SEE like an artist.

    • Lesson 1: Enamel Edges Demonstration

    • Lesson 2: Experiment with Enamel Edges

    • Lesson 3: Play with Enamel Edges

    • Lesson 4: Translate with Enamel Edges

    • Lesson 5: Apply Your Enamel Edges

    • Lesson 6: What I learned/Your weekly assignments.

  • 4

    Week #2: Layer Styles

    • Lesson 1: Demo with Layer Styles

    • Lesson 2: Experiment with Layer Styles

    • Lesson 3: Play with Layer Styles

    • Lesson 4: Translate with Layer Styles

    • Lesson 5: Apply Your Layer Styles

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    Week #3: Custom Colors

    • Lesson 1: Demonstration with Custom Colors

    • Lesson 2: Experiment with Custom Colors

    • Lesson 3: Play with Custom Colors

    • Lesson 4: Translate with Custom Colors

    • Lesson 5: Apply your Custom Colors

    • Bonus Lesson: A student shares how she applied her Custom Colors

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    Week #4: Color & Value Gradations

    • Lesson 1: Introduction to Color Gradations

    • Lesson 2: Internalize Your Enamel Colors

    • Lesson 3: Demo/One Color/Three Value Gradation

    • Lesson 4: Demo/Three Color Gradation with Opalescent White

    • Lesson 5: Experiment with Color & Value Gradations

    • Lesson 6: Play with Color & Value Gradations

    • Lesson 7: Translate with Color & Value Gradations

    • Lesson 8: Apply Your Color & Value Gradations

  • 7

    Week #5: Foil Layers

    • Lesson 1: Demonstration with Foil Layers

    • Lesson 2: Experiment with Foil Layers

    • Lesson 3: Play with Foil Layers

    • Lesson 4: Translate with Foil Layers

    • Lesson 5: Apply Foil Layers

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    Week #6: Opalescent White Layers

    • Lesson 1: Demonstration with Opalescent White Enamel

    • Lesson 2: Experiment with Opalescent White Enamel

    • Lesson 3: Play with Opalescent White Enamel

    • Lesson 4: Translate with Opalescent White Enamel

    • Lesson 5: Apply Opalescent White Enamel