Work with your hands- Build your own gifts- Design your own line of jewelry
The next 8 week course starts up Wednesday, May 14th
register by Monday, May 12th (midnight) and receive 10% off the final course for Spring!
Learn basic Metal-smithing • Gold-smithing + Flame-working
6:30-9:30pm, 8 weeks, 1 evening per week Wednesday evenings
$275 per person, 6 people max, 3 people min. $100 deposit necessary to hold space.
evening #1: First evening: working with copper-safety, drilling, sawing, fold-forming.
evening #2: Making a band ring out of silver (stamp, hammer finish, roller print, etc.)
evening #3: working with wax create pieces w/the lost wax technique- to be cast in Sterling, Bronze or Gold.
evening #4: Finishing wax projects, cleaning up castings> cuttlebone casting (finish up models)
evening #5: Enamelling copper projects, forming, how to make your own findings.
evening #6: Flameworking- intro to mandrel wound molten glass
evening #7: bezel settings and/or tube settings, alternative settings for found objects, clean-up castings
evening #8: finish up projects
No experience necessary! Copper, wax, glass, and some sterling silver are supplied. A list of local suppliers is included. Questions concerning this course? Please see our FAQ’s check out some past student work!
Next Monday evening course starts up July 14th: