Metalsmithing

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

Mondays, September 9 – November 18 (no class Sept. 30)
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Monitored
$205 Members, $230 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. Register.
e_some_experience i_intermediate a_advanced

Metalsmithing Open Studio

Mondays, September 9 – November 18 (no class Sept.30)
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. 
Monitored
$205 Members, $230 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. Register.
e_some_experience i_intermediate a_advanced

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Tuesdays, September 10 – November 12
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Kristin Landon
$310 Members, $335 Non-Members

Participants will see their skills advance as new techniques are added and old techniques are refined. Projects will change each semester. Students must have completed Beginning Jewelry Making. Register.
e_some_experience i_intermediate 

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Tuesdays, September 10 – November 19 (no class Oct. 8)
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caryn L. Hetherston
$310 Members, $335 Non-Members

Participants will see their skills advance as new techniques are added and old techniques are refined. Projects will change each semester. Students must have completed Beginning Jewelry Making. Register.
e_some_experience i_intermediate 

Beginning Jewelry Making

Wednesdays, September 11 – November 20 (no class Oct. 9)
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 
Instructor: Caryn L. Hetherston
$310 Members, $335 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. Register.
b_beginner

Beginning Jewelry Making

Wednesdays, September 11 – November 20 (no class Oct. 9)
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. 
Instructor: Traci Parman
$310 Members, $335 Non-Members

In this introductory class, students will acquire basic knowledge of jewelry and fabrication skills. Commonly used techniques will be explored through the creation of individual projects such as pendants, pins, rings, earrings and small sculptural objects. Register.
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Beginning Jewelry Making

Thursdays, September 12 – November 14
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Instructor: Mara Wolff
$310 Members, $335 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. Register.
b_beginner

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Thursdays, September 12 –November 14
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Instructor: Mara Wolff
$310 Members, $335 Non-Members

Participants will see their skills advance as new techniques are added and old techniques are refined. Projects will change each semester. Students must have completed Beginning Jewelry Making. Register.
e_some_experience i_intermediate