Intro to Jewelry & Metalsmithing
Wednesdays – 6pm-9pm
Introduction to Metalsmithing and Jewelry Making. Learn the art of jewelry design! This class will teach basic metalsmithing techniques. Students will make rings, earrings, pins and other jewelry. You’ll become familiar with the studio and will learn to solder, saw, file, hammer and set stones. This course will cover cold and hot joining, metal forming, wire wrapping, ring making and casting. Classes include some base metals and materials, precious metals, stones etc are additional. Consider bring in found objects to incorporate or inspire your projects.
Adorn yourself with creativity! Open studio time included. Tuition: $265
Instructor: Nicholas Downing
Session I January 6th