Torch Enameling
Aug
25
1:00pm 1:00pm

Torch Enameling

In this class you will create a beautiful pair of copper enameled earrings. The earrings will not need to be put in a kiln, you will be torching them! A base layer will be added and fired. You will then draw into an additional sifted enamel layer to get your design and fire again. Several enamel colors to select from. Just think of the possibilities, you will be amazed with your results! All tools provided for use in class.

$89.00

Despina

 

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  Lets Play With Clay Intro Class:
Aug
26
10:00am10:00am

Lets Play With Clay Intro Class:


Come join us for a day of learning and creating with Art Clay. This is an introductory class where you will learn the basics of Art Clay Silver (Fine Silver .999). You can create earrings, pendants or charms that you will be torch firing yourself! Findings and chains can be purchased at the shop to complete your pieces.  Class fee includes 20g of clay and use of tools.

Art Clay Silver Senior Instructor Espie Buoncristiani
 

  • 10:00am 5:00pm
  • $139.00
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Wire Wrapprd Cabochon Pendants
Aug
10
6:00pm 6:00pm

Wire Wrapprd Cabochon Pendants

If you are comfortable using wire and pliers to make simple jewelry and findings, come join us for the next step. In this class we will use different shapes of copper wire to wrap a flat backed gemstone cabochon. You will learn foundational techniques that you can apply to many different styles of wrapping, while creating a finished pendant to take home.

6-9:00pm

45.00

Ellen

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Wrapped Bangle
Aug
5
2:00pm 2:00pm

Wrapped Bangle

 Learn to work with 8g half round wire to create this simple but prettybangle. You will be able to use any flat bead. You are not limited to the cross and peace sign.
Materials included for 1 bracelet
bracelet
$25.00

2-3:30
Irene

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Chandelier Earrings
Aug
5
10:30am10:30am

Chandelier Earrings

Love wire and earrings? you will love this class!! We will have kits available but welcome you to bring your own materials. Call or come in to sign up and we will give you the material list. Beginners welcome

$15.00 plus kit

10:30-12:30

Winona

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Triptic Fine Silver Semi Precious Stone Pendant
Aug
4
1:00pm 1:00pm

Triptic Fine Silver Semi Precious Stone Pendant

Make this colorful dainty pendant while learning how to set stones too! In this class you will learn how to connect small geometric pieces by supporting them from the back. Then dress up your design by creating a rollover bail. Bezels will be added to your piece in this 2 step firing process. Finally set your stones to finish it off!  

Prerequisite - Let's Play With Metal Clay Intro Class + 4 hrs additional class/home experience.

 

*$95 (Includes Materials Fee for use of syringe and paste + 3 qty, 4mm Fine Silver Serrated Bezels, and 3 qty, 4mm Semi-Precious Stones) + ($43.50 / 14g Art Clay Silver) to be paid day of class.

1-5pm

Espie

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Simply Ellegent
Jul
14
1:00pm 1:00pm

Simply Ellegent

 

You will enjoy creating these simple yet elegant semi-precious stone earrings (1 pair). You don’t need a kiln to include a little bling to your pieces! You will be adding a texture to your earrings, then refining to prepare them for torching. Once torched, the bezels will be added and torched again. You will then brush and patina your pieces. Finally, you will learn how to set your stones. Bring a pair of earwires or purchase from the shop to complete them.

Prerequisite - Let's Play With Metal Clay Intro Class + 4 hrs additional class/home experience. 

 

*$85 (Includes Materials Fee for use of Fine Silver paste, 2 qty - 4mm Fine Silver Bezels and 2 qty - 4mm Semi-Precious Stone) + ($28.00 / 10g Art Clay Silver) to be paid day of class.


Espie

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Art Clay Quickie
Jun
17
3:30pm 3:30pm

Art Clay Quickie

Have you been itching to take a Metal Clay class? Here is another opportunity to get a taste for this fun medium! You'll be able to make a few small charms, one larger pendant, OR a pair of earring dangles in this class. This is not as in-depth as the full Intro class, but you'll gain some experience to get you started! 5 grams of clay included in the workshop fee. Space is limited to 4 students.

$49.00 includes 5grams of clay

Espie

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Vintage Ring
May
19
1:00pm 1:00pm

Vintage Ring

Love the look of vintage rings...then why not make one yourself with a vintage button motif! Learning how to shape and create your band is a skill you will use again and again. After the band is created, you will create a mold with a vintage button. Once cured, clay will be placed in it to make your ring topper. When your pieces are dried and refined, you will attach the topper tothe band and reinforce with decorative accents. Price includes use of tools in class. Finished rings will be fired off premises and delivered when ready.

$79.00 plus clay

Despina

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Fun With Wire Earring Class
Mar
16
6:00pm 6:00pm

Fun With Wire Earring Class

We are very excited to have Ellen teaching this new Earring class! You will be making three pair in class. A little experience is necessary. If by chance you haven't worked with wire before but would like to get started give us a call and we'll get you in a beginner class, it will make you hungry for more. You will have a choice of using silver, copper or gold filled.

$35.00

Ellen

 

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Silver Wire Fusing
Jan
28
3:00pm 3:00pm

Silver Wire Fusing

Learn the basics of fusing by making your own fun and funky chain and components to add something new and unique to your jewelry. This is a fun and simple technique that can be done at home safely and quickly.  In this class you will learn how to set a safe and productive workstation, cut nice, flush jump rings, fuse and link rings together to make a chain bracelet, texture and shape your fused rings.

$45.00

Irene

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Mixed Metal Riveting and Etching
Jan
20
12:00pm12:00pm

Mixed Metal Riveting and Etching

Have you ever wondered how a design is added to metal? One way to do it is with a rolling mill, if you are lucky enough to own one, if not...Etching is your answer! We will learn how to etch on copper and brass base metals, add texture by hammering, punch and rivet pieces together for a layered look. A patina can be added to your pieces to bring out the detail if desired. Class fee includes instruction, use of stamps, ink, tools & etching solution. Copper & brass shapes, & rivets can be purchased from the shop prior to class.

$60.00

 

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Wire Wrapped Key
Jan
14
1:00pm 1:00pm

Wire Wrapped Key

Winona will be teaching you some nifty wire techniques in this class. This technique will be able to be used on different types of keys. Even if you have good wire skills you'll surely be able to pick up some new tricks! 

 

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