Pressed Tin Mirror

Course summary

Dive into the vibrant world of Mexican folk art with our new Pressed Tin Mirror workshop!

Unleash your creativity in this 3.5-hour workshop and create a stunning pressed tin mirror frame.
You will master the techniques of designing, drawing, and cutting out intricate patterns on tin.

With expert guidance from Anna, you’ll emboss your creations to perfection using specialized tools, adding depth and texture to your masterpiece.
Then add a burst of colour to your creation using vibrant inks, personalising your frame with your favourite colours. Once framed, the mirror is around 45 by 25 cm.

Whether you’re a seasoned crafter or a complete beginner, fear not! This workshop is designed for all skill levels, with all materials provided.

So, bring your imagination and let your creativity run wild as you craft your very own Mexican folk art-inspired treasure.


What you will learn

  • how to draw a design
  • how to cut and emboss tin
  • how to assemble and embellish

What you will get

  • a completed pressed tin mirror
  • great skills you can use at home

About the tutor

Anna Kolusniewski is recognised as one of Australia’s leading costume jewellery designers. Her design interests include lead lighting, mosaic, sculpture, painting and fine art techniques, millinery, and metal and theatrical costumes.

Anna is passionate about teaching and sharing her extensive knowledge in jewellery making and art and craft techniques. She believes everyone has the ability to be creative and with positive encouragement can produce beautiful artwork.

Course cost

COST: $105.00

Class availability: 12 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

Sunday 2 June
12.00pm – 3.30pm (1 session)

Book this course

To enrol in this course, fill out the form below. Remember to add the details of any other students who are part of your booking.

Please note: This class requires a minimum number of students to go ahead. For this reason, we encourage students to book at least 5 days prior to the course/workshop. In the unlikely event that we don't get enough enrolments, we may need to postpone to a later date or cancel the course/workshop. You will be advised via email or text prior to the class commencing.


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In person

Come to YCC at 59 Francis Street, Yarraville during office hours to enquire or enrol and pay in person.