Easy Fabrication for Simple Gift Ideas

Course Description

About this course

Make your holiday extra special by making your gifts by hand. Students will learn quick and easy ways to create sets of earrings, pendants and rings. This class will focus on small scale soldering and fabrication, sawing, easy clean up using the flex shaft, and simple finishing techniques to create classic, wearable jewelry. Each week students will take home a finished piece or pieces just in time for the gift giving season!

Meet the Instructor

Liz Clark

Liz Clark received her BFA in Crafts/Material Studies from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2006. She lives in Providence, RI and maintains a metal studio where she creates art and jewelry part time. Liz exhibits her work through various galleries across the country. She is also the Administrative and Events Manager here at Metalwerx!

Materials & Tools 

There is a $55 material fee for this class, which is payable upon registration. The materials kit includes sterling silver sheet and wire, as well as multiple findings to complete several pairs of earrings as well as two necklaces. 

Students should bring 
  • An apron
  • A rag  or  towel
  • Dusk mask
  • Sharpie
  • Sketchbook

Tuition

$450.00

Materials Cost

$55.00

Instructor

Liz Clark

Dates

November 1 -December 6, 2018

Weekly on Thursday

Time

10:00 AM -3:30 PM

Length

5 weeks

Level 
Basic and above

No Class Dates

November 22

Make-up dates 
December 13
Location 
Metalwerx
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