Metalsmithing

8 weeks. Supplies: Basic supplies provided; additional materials will be discussed in class. Knowledge of soldering, sawing, and bezel setting is required for some intermediate and all advanced classes.

Course Skill Level Key: See the symbol(s) at the end of each course description to determine the recommended skill level for students. Most classes are open to artists of all skill levels. Teenagers age 15 and up are eligible to register for adult classes.

b_beginner = Beginner
e_some_experience = Some Experience
i_intermediate = Intermediate
a_advanced = Advanced
l_all_levels = All Levels

Metalsmithing Open Studio

Monitored
Mondays, April 9 – June 4 (no class May 28)
Morning: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Afternoon: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Evening: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
$165 Members , $190 Non-Members

This is an opportunity for experienced metals students to work independently in the Museum’s metalsmithing studio. A monitor is present for safety and to help guide students with their projects. Completion of Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making or approval by a Museum metals instructor is required to attend.

i_intermediate a_advanced

MORNING  AFTERNOON  EVENING

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Kristin Landon
Tuesdays, April 10 – May 29 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

Designed for the student who has completed Beginning Jewelry Making or simply needs a refresher, participants will see their skills advance as new techniques are added and old techniques are refined. Projects will change each semester.

e_some_experience i_intermediate

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Designing and Making Wearable Jewlery

Caryn L. Hetherston
Tuesdays, April 10 – May 29| 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

Durability, comfort, weight, and balance should all be taken into consideration while designing functional jewelry. This is an opportunity for students that have taken a number of basic jewelry making classes and now want use those skills to design wearable art. This session will focus on handmade metal beads.

i_intermediate a_advanced

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Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Caryn L. Hetherston
Tuesdays, April 10 – May 29 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

Designed for the student who has completed Beginning Jewelry Making or simply needs a refresher, participants will see their skills advance as new techniques are added and old techniques are refined. Projects will change each semester.

e_some_experience i_intermediate

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Beginning Jewelry Making

Karyn Warner Hammock
Wednesdays, April 11 – May 30 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

In this introductory class, students will learn how to use tools, machinery, and fundamental jewelry-making techniques to design a ring, pin or pendant, and a bracelet.

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Beginning Jewelry Making

Traci Parman
Wednesdays, April 11 – May 30 | 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

In this introductory class, students will learn how to use tools, machinery, and fundamental jewelry-making techniques to design a ring, pin or pendant, and a bracelet.

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Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Karyn Warner Hammock
Thursdays, April 12 – May 31 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

Designed for the student who has completed Beginning Jewelry Making or simply needs a refresher, participants will see their skills advance as new techniques are added and old techniques are refined. Projects will change each semester.

e_some_experience i_intermediate

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