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Jewelry Making

JWY100 - Beginners Introduction to Jewelry & Metalsmithing

$190

with Priscilla Fritsch

Calendar Sep 10, 2018 at 7 pm, runs for 9 weeks

**The class will not meet on Monday, October 8**

In this introductory Jewelry and Metalsmithing course, we will use the recommended resource The Complete Photo Guide to Making Metal Jewelry. We will begin by learning metalsmithing terminology, unique measurement systems, and the difference between base metals, alloys, and precious metals. The majority of the session will be spent learning and using the foundation skills of sawing, drilling, piercing, filing and finishing to complete an instructor led project. Students will also be introduced to the acetylene torch.  RECOMMENDED RESOURSE: The Complete Photo Guide to Making Metal Jewelry, by John Sartin, 2013 (Available on Amazon for approximately $10-$13).  Min 4, Max 6.

 

Payment plan available: $75 deposit plus 2 payments of $57.50, paid every four weeks
Full Course

JWY101 - Basics & Beyond

$250

with Priscilla Fritsch

Calendar Sep 10, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 9 weeks

**The class will not meet on Monday, October 8**

This course will focus on fabrication techniques, help students establish and solidify their basic skills, and create their own design ideas. Students may work on developing and advancing their fabrication skills with instructor guided projects which can include, but will not be limited to several methods of stone setting, clasps, hinges, cold connections such as rivets, and chainmaking. Students may also work on their own projects with instructor guidance. Problem solving, construction, and craftsmanship are strongly emphasized in this mixed level class. Good for all students who enjoy being inspired by people of varying levels of skill and experience. Material requirements and cost will be discussed the first class (approximately $40).  No Prerequisite required.  Min 4, Max 6.

Payment plan available: $75 deposit plus 2 payments of $87.50, paid every four weeks
Full Course

JWY102 - Basics & Beyond

$250

with Priscilla Fritsch

Calendar Sep 5, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 9 weeks

**The class will not meet on Wednesday, October 3**

This course will focus on fabrication techniques, help students establish and solidify their basic skills, and create their own design ideas. Students may work on developing and advancing their fabrication skills with instructor guided projects which can include, but will not be limited to several methods of stone setting, clasps, hinges, cold connections such as rivets, and chainmaking. Students may also work on their own projects with instructor guidance. Problem solving, construction, and craftsmanship are strongly emphasized in this mixed level class. Good for all students who enjoy being inspired by people of varying levels of skill and experience. Material requirements and cost will be discussed the first class (approximately $40).  No Prerequisite required.  Min 4, Max 6.

Payment plan available: $75 deposit plus 2 payments of $87.50, paid every four weeks

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JWY103 - Basics & Beyond

$250

with Priscilla Fritsch

Calendar Sep 5, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 9 weeks

**The class will not meet on Wednesday, October 3**

This course will focus on fabrication techniques, help students establish and solidify their basic skills, and create their own design ideas. Students may work on developing and advancing their fabrication skills with instructor guided projects which can include, but will not be limited to several methods of stone setting, clasps, hinges, cold connections such as rivets, and chainmaking. Students may also work on their own projects with instructor guidance. Problem solving, construction, and craftsmanship are strongly emphasized in this mixed level class. Good for all students who enjoy being inspired by people of varying levels of skill and experience. Material requirements and cost will be discussed the first class (approximately $40).  No Prerequisite required.  Min 4, Max 6.

Payment plan available: $75 deposit plus 2 payments of $87.50, paid every four weeks

JWY104 - Basics & Beyond

$250

with Priscilla Fritsch

Calendar Sep 6, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 9 weeks

**The class will not meet on Thursday, October 4**

This course will focus on fabrication techniques, help students establish and solidify their basic skills, and create their own design ideas. Students may work on developing and advancing their fabrication skills with instructor guided projects which can include, but will not be limited to several methods of stone setting, clasps, hinges, cold connections such as rivets, and chainmaking. Students may also work on their own projects with instructor guidance. Problem solving, construction, and craftsmanship are strongly emphasized in this mixed level class. Good for all students who enjoy being inspired by people of varying levels of skill and experience. Material requirements and cost will be discussed the first class (approximately $40).  No Prerequisite required.  Min 4, Max 6.

Payment plan available: $75 deposit plus 2 payments of $87.50, paid every four weeks

JWY105 - Beginning/Intermediate Jewelry & Metalsmithing

$280

with Aalia Mujtaba

Calendar Aug 21, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 10 weeks

This course offers the basics in jewelry design and fabrication.  Appropriate for repeat students; students can design their own projects or get an assigned project if preferred.  Learn silver piercing (cutting), shaping, soldering, texturing, finishing (polishing) and stone setting.  Smaller class size allows for individual attention & encourages the development of personal style and high quality craftsmanship.  Projects range from rings, bracelets, pendants, earrings, necklaces, vessels and broaches.  Teens are welcome.  Materials will be discussed in the first class; copper/brass metal and stones for projects could cost approx. $50 (silver could cost more). No prerequisite for beginners.  Intermediate students have option to design a project with guidance from instructor; Intermediate students must have taken minimum of 4 metalsmithing classes and have ability to design artwork with limited instruction. Min. 4, max. 6.

Payment plan available: $75 deposit plus 2 payments of $102.50, paid every four weeks
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