Metalsmithing

8 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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Designing and Making Wearable Jewelry

Caryn L. Hetherston
Tuesdays, April 12 – May 31 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 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 who have taken a number of basic jewelry-making classes and now want to use those skills to design wearable art.

i_intermediate a_advanced

Hinged Bangle Bracelets

Kristin Landon
Tuesdays, April 12 – May 31 | 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

Form and shape a bangle bracelet while learning the hinging process. Students will carefully design their own piece and end up with a wearable work of art.

i_intermediate a_advanced

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Caryn L. Hetherston
Tuesdays, April 12 – May 31 | 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

Beginning Jewelry Making

Karyn Warner Hammock
Wednesdays, April 13 – June 1 | 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 13 – June 1 | 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

See above for description.

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Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Karyn Warner Hammock
Thursdays, April 14 – June 2 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

See page 19 for description.

e_some_experience i_intermediate

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Kristin Landon
Fridays, April 15 – June 3 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$250 Members, $275 Non-Members

See page 19 for description.

e_some_experience i_intermediate