JEWELRY / METALS

In addition to providing basic bench tools and several soldering stations to all of our students in the jewelry and metalsmithing department, we also offer vacuum and centrifugal casting, sand blasting, roller printing, etching, hydraulic press forming/fabrication, chasing & repousse, raising, kiln enameling, torch enameling, and powder coating. The studio also boasts a wide array of lapidary equipment including a flat lap, stone saw, and several polishing machines.

Wrap Bracelets (732)

Kathleen DeVries, Jewelry Studio
Friday, February 28
6 - 8pm/One day
$50/Members: $30

Learn how to make a trendy bracelet using eye catching fire polished Czech glass beads, leather, and a custom copper button you will make for your clasp. All materials will be provided with additional materials available for purchase.

PMC " Precious Metal Clay/Fine Silver (733)

Linda Kekic, Jewelry Studio
Saturday & Sunday, March 7-8
10am-3pm Saturday,
12-5pm Sunday/Two Days
$145/Members: $125

Explore Precious Metal Clay and make a variety of beautiful jewelry pieces! PMC is fine silver mixed with an organic binder that is shaped by hand and fired in a kiln or with a torch. In this workshop, students will have the opportunity to create several pieces using both firing techniques. Students will also create molds for making multiples and learn how to set a small stone. All materials provided with additional available for purchase.

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Powder Coating

Prerequisite: Beginning Jewelry or equivalent experience.
Learn accessible powder-coating techniques that can be achieved at home. In addition to learning about equipment and safety, you will learn how to dip, sift, fill, and mask metal for powder coating. Finishing techniques for post powder coating and powder coating as an alternative to traditional sealing methods will also be covered. All materials provided with additional materials available for purchase.

Powder Coating (734)

Tracy Bell, Jewelry Studio
Friday, March 13
10 am - 4 pm/One day
$85/Members: $65
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Powder Coating (735)

Tracy Bell, Jewelry Studio
Saturday, March 21
10 am - 4 pm/One day
$85/Members: $65
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