Our jewelry studio is fully equipped for jewelry making and metalsmithing students of all levels.

Beginner

  • Jewelry and Metalsmithing 101

    This is an introductory class covering the fundamental concepts and techniques of both design and creation of metal jewelry. Students will be introduced to piercing, filing, soldering and polishing working...

    April 21, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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  • Rethinking the Chain

    This all levels class will introduce students to new and innovative concepts that relate to the chain. Each student will learn a variety of chain making techniques using both wire and sheet metal. Everyone...

    April 30, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Missy Graff

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  • SOLD OUT! Forged Cuff Bracelet Workshop

    In this short jewelry workshop, students will learn how to form a piece of heavy gauge sterling silver wire into a beautiful, hammered (forged) cuff bracelet. No experience necessary....

    February 28, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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  • SOLD OUT! Glass Beads: Introduction to Lampworking

    Glass bead making (lampworking) is an ancient Venetian art form that has experienced a great resurgence in the past several years. There are countless varieties of style, color, and shape that combine to m...

    February 23, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • SOLD OUT! Forged Cuff Bracelet Workshop

    In this short jewelry workshop, students will learn how to form a piece of heavy gauge sterling silver wire into a beautiful, hammered (forged) cuff bracelet. No experience necessary....

    May 16, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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  • Precious Metal Clay Exploration

    Explore the many ways that you can use fine silver precious metal clay to create jewelry designs of your own. Precious metal clay can be shaped like clay to produce uniquely textured surfaces, resulting in...

    March 21, 2015 — 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Nancy Miller

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  • Jewelry I: LIMITED SPACE Call 273-0552 to Register

    This is an introductory class covering fundamental concepts and techniques of both the design and creation of original jewelry. It includes the techniques of piercing and filing, soldering, and polishing. ...

    January 31, 2015 — 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    Instructor: Gail Bossalini

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Intermediate

  • Beyond The Basic Bead: Surface Decoration

    Endless design possibilities begin with a simple dot or line. Students will learn how to lay dots and lines on the surface of a bead as the basis of bead design and style. Learn how to melt and move the do...

    March 23, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Beyond The Basic Bead: They Don’t Have to Be Round!

    Beads come in many shapes and sizes. In this class, students will learn how to use tools and marvering techniques to shape glass into square, triangle, bi-cone, tube, and tab shaped beads. Prerequisite: In...

    April 20, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Intro to Filigree

    Filigree is the art of twisting and soldering precious metals into intricate designs. Using beautiful unique lacy patterns, students will learn techniques for creating elegant filigree rings and pendants. ...

    April 30, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Missy Graff

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  • Band Ring Workshop

    Using basic metalsmithing techniques, students will make a simple band ring from sterling silver with the option to embellish it using a variety of texturing methods. This class involves the use of hand to...

    March 14, 2015 — 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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Advanced

  • Independent Study in Jewelry

    This class is for students continuing development of their jewelry and metalworking studies with refinement in both technical and aesthetic pursuits. Working with the instructor, students will create a var...

    March 10, 2015 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Maria Fusco

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