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I'm Eni Oken, artist and author of hundreds of articles, tutorials and books in print and online. For over 30 years I've explored art, color theory, fantasy and ornamental design.

Certified Zentangle® Teacher

Certified Zentangle® Teacher

Copper and Brass Patina


A really fun and cool technique to oxidize brass or copper, using only ammonia, vinegar and sea salt! Check out Jodi Bombardier's new free tutorial:
Copper and Brass Patina Tutorial at JewelryLessons.com.

Metalsmithing tools

Trillion Heart Pendant