Metalsmith Techniques:  Stacked Rings

Metalsmith Techniques: Stacked Rings

Metalsmith techniques for jewelry designers.  Stacked rings are fashionable and incredibly versatile.   Add ring making to your skill set.  Learn techniques to  measure, texture,  file, patina or  add a decorative hollow form embellishment.     Create up to three...
Introduction to Metalsmith Techniques: Pendant Project

Introduction to Metalsmith Techniques: Pendant Project

Metalsmith Basics is designed for jewelry artists who have little or no prior metals experience.   Learn to saw your own custom metal shapes,  file , pierce,  texture,  stamp, finish,  patina.   Time permitting,  we will do a soldering demo but soldering is not taught...
The Gift of an Excellent Learning Adventure

The Gift of an Excellent Learning Adventure

Looking for a unique and life long gift? Give the gift of an excellent experience! Gift Certificates can be used for classes,  books,  glass, tools,  open studio…….. everything! Examples of techniques and  class projects :   –> Purchase a...
Metalsmith Techniques:  Fold Forming

Metalsmith Techniques: Fold Forming

Fold Forming This is a techniques workshop for jewelry  and metals artists who want to add texture and fold forming to their skills.  Some basic hand tool basics are required such as sawing, piercing, filing.  Students use copper.  Fine silver available for purchase. ...
Jewelry and Metals Techniques:  Introduction to Soldering

Jewelry and Metals Techniques: Introduction to Soldering

An introduction to the essential process of soldering:   the method of joining separate pieces of metal through the application of high heat and an intermediary metal (solder).   Learn what different solders are used for.  Students use copper for practice .  Sterling...