Lesson Inspiration: Metal Repousse Inspiration

Stumbled on some beautiful examples of metal repousse while looking for a mirror in Bed, Bath & Beyond last week. Took a bunch of photos to share with my fifth graders next week- they will be designing metal repousse coins and I couldn’t resist some of these gorgeous textures.


5 thoughts on “Lesson Inspiration: Metal Repousse Inspiration

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  2. I want to repousse and chase the flower group but my drawing skills are not so good. Can you suggest a website where I might find some simple flower photos to use.

    • You can use flickr’s Creative Commons photos and search for something like tropical flowers. My students are required to crop and abstract their image four times before they turn it into an artwork, in order to avoid issues of infringement on other artists work, so they all end up with something original.

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