Metalsmithing

10 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

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Kristin Landon
Tuesdays, September 12 – November 14
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 Non-Members

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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

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Caryn L. Hetherston
Tuesdays, September 12 – November 14
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 Non-Members

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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

Beginning Jewelry Making – Cancelled

Karyn Warner Hammock
Wednesdays, September 13 – November 22 (no class September 20)
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 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, earrings, and a bracelet.

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Beginning Jewelry Making

Traci Parman
Wednesdays, September 13 – November 22 (no class September 20)
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 Non-Members

See above for description.

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Hydraulic Press Forming

Karyn Warner Hammock
Thursdays, September 14 – November 16
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 Non-Members

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Learn to texture metal, create multiples, and make three-dimensional and hollow forms using a 20-ton hydraulic press. Students will learn to create and use various dies with the press to add interest and dimension to their jewelry. Basic fabricating skills necessary. $20 materials fee paid to instructor on first day.

e_some_experience i_intermediate a_advanced