Metalsmithing

10 weeks.  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

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Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Kristin Landon
Tuesdays, January 13 – March 17
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 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

Forging and Forming Techniques

Caryn L. Hetherston and Kristin Landon
Tuesdays, January 13 – March 17
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 Non-Members

Make metal move in unusual ways! Students will learn how to work copper and aluminum rods into different shapes, tapers, and spirals. Students will also turn a flat copper circle into a bowl while learning proper forming techniques.

i_intermediate a_advanced

Beginning Jewelry Making

Karyn Warner Hammock
Wednesdays, January 14 – March 18
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, January 14 – March 18
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 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.

b_beginner

Texture and Dimension

Caryn L. Hetherston
Thursdays, January 15 – March 19
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 Non-Members

Add texture and dimension to your flat jewelry designs! By stamping, roll printing, and fabrication, students will learn how to take their creations to a new level of excitement.

i_intermediate

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Kristin Landon
Thursdays, January 15 – March 19
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$305 Members, $330 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