Adult Jewelry Classes

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5355 NEW! Explorations in Chain Making
Instructor: Jessica Garber
Tuesdays, 12:30–3 PM
Using basic jewelry-making skills, learn how to transform wire into statement jewelry chains. Students will learn how to make jump rings, solder simple joints, and create their own chain link patterns. Various link patterns and handmade clasps will also be covered. Students will complete a bracelet or necklace by the end of this class.
5 sessions: 11/8–12/6
Tuition: member $217, non-member $237
Materials fee: $24

5445 The Magic of Metal Clay
Instructor: Kelly Green Grady
Wednesdays, 6:30–9 PM
Metal clay is a unique material that consists of particles of metal suspended in an organic binder. It can be formed like clay, but when fired yields a solid metal object. Students will be introduced to working with PMC3, a silver-based metal clay. Learn how to model, texture, and set stones in PMC3 that will be fired to create beautiful finished pieces of jewelry. No jewelry experience necessary! Some materials provided. Additional materials to be discussed in first class.
5 sessions: 11/9–12/7
Tuition: member $217, non-member $237
Materials fee: $68