What are you going to do with the techniques you are learning?
Why are you learning the techniques?
Why do you care about what you are learning and making?
I help you go "Beyond Technique" with a multi-layered approach to the workshop experience.
I will show you the skills and techniques I've practiced over the years which I use in my enamel artwork.
Our workshops and classes are more than the technique.
I will become your coach and guide as you begin or continue the process of becoming an enamel artist. You will...
"Learn to Enamel" workshops and classes with Ricky Frank are designed to help you find and open the doors where you will discover these missing pieces.
Do You Want To...
Artists need an enamel vocabulary: It's how you think and speak.
(I "think" in enamel colors, layers, and light.)
Learn to play and experiment with enamel to develop your own personal enamel vocabulary!
It's never too soon or too late to begin this process. I like to think that I am making enamel "letters" out of the different colors, and then blending and layering my "letters" to create "enamel words". The more "enamel words" I know the more fluent I become. I can tell more interesting and expressive "enamel stories". I play and experiment to learn what is possible, what I like, and how to achieve the results I want.
Here are a few samples I've made to simply play and discover what is possible and what I like.