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

Beginner

  • 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...

    March 8, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Bangle Bracelet Workshop

    Fabricate a set of 3 bangle bracelets from 12 gauge wire; 1 copper, 1 brass, and 1 sterling silver. Learn how to cut wire to the correct length, solder, shape and polish. Keep the finish smooth, or create...

    March 17, 2016 — 05:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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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 19, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Nancy Miller

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  • Hammered Circle Earrings Workshop

    In this workshop you will create two pairs of simple, stunning circle dangle earings; one copper and one silver, finished with a hammered texture. Students will also learn how to fabricate their own silver...

    March 20, 2016 — 12:30 PM to 03:30 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • 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. ...

    April 16, 2016 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Stacking Rings Workshop

    Fabricate a set of 3 stacking rings from 12 gauge wire; 1 copper, 1 brass, and 1 sterling silver. Learn to measure wire for the correct ring size, solder, shape and polish. Keep the finish smooth, or creat...

    May 5, 2016 — 05:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Morgana Fall

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  • Sterling Metal Clay with an Emphasis on Rings

    Sterling clay (.960) is one of the newer metal clays in the Precious Metal Clay (PMC) line. Sterling clay has increased strength, forgiving drying times and the same firing process as .925 clay, making it ...

    May 18, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM

    Instructor: Nancy Miller

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Intermediate

  • Beyond The Basic Bead: Adding Depth with Encasing

    An encasement layer of clear glass adds depth and interest to the bead design. In this class, students will learn various methods of adding an encasing layer of glass to beads. Altering the look and design...

    April 12, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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  • Beyond The Basic Bead: Metal Inclusion

    Note: Introduction to Lampworking is a Prerequisite for this class. Glass not enough for you? Add metal to your lampwork beads! This class will cover tips and techniques for metal inclusion: (copper, gold ...

    May 17, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Renee Kingsley

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