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

Click on the titles below to register.

Metalsmithing Open Studio (Morning)

Mondays, April 8 – June 3 (no class on May 27)
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
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.  Monitored. $165 Members , $190 Non-Members. Register.
i_intermediate a_advanced

Metalsmithing Open Studio (Evening)

Mondays, April 8 – June 3 (no class on May 27)
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
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.  Monitored. $165 Members , $190 Non-Members. Register.
i_intermediate a_advanced

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Tuesdays, April 9 – May 28
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
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. Instructor: Kristin Landon. $250 Members, $275 Non-Members. Register.
e_some_experience i_intermediate

Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Tuesdays, April 9 – May 28
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
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. Instructor: Caryn L. Hetherston. $250 Members, $275 Non-Members. Register.
e_some_experience i_intermediate

Beginning Jewelry Making (morning)

Wednesdays, April 10 – May 29
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
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. Instructor: Caryn L. Hetherston. $250 Members, $275 Non-Members. Register.
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Beginning Jewelry Making (evening)

Wednesdays, April 10 – May 29
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
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. Instructor: Traci Parman. $250 Members, $275 Non-Members. Register.
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Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making

Thursdays, April 18 – May 30
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
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. Instructor: Sybil Cohen. $220 Members, $245 Non-Members. Register.
e_some_experience i_intermediate