About us


Catch A Dream Studio is Loretta T. Kaneshige's metalsmithing and jewelry studio, located in Montgomery County, MD.  Loretta is a fine jewelry artist, a teacher, and a resident artist at Sandy Spring Museum.  Loretta sometimes invites other metalsmith or visual artists to teach alongside her in this warm and welcoming professional studio.

Catch A Dream Studio
at Sandy Spring Museum
17901 Bentley Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

Loretta has been making and selling jewelry for 20 years, and teaching for 15 years. She sells her work online, at fine craft shows, and through galleries.

Come join us and learn to make beautiful metal jewelry:

  • Enjoy personal attention in our small classes
  • Learn to work with copper, silver, gold, gemstones and found objects
  • Work at one of our professionally equipped jewelry workbenches, during class and then, if you like, during open studio hours
  • All levels are welcome - complete beginner, intermediate and more advanced metalsmiths.  

If you have any questions, feel free to email us at catchadreamstudio@yahoo.com, or call 301-466-9299.  Sign up today and start your metalsmithing journey!

Catch A Dream Studio
at Sandy Spring Museum
17901 Bentley Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

Refund Policy

Semester long classes (5 weeks or longer): A transfer fee of $50 will be assessed for each transfer from one class session to another, unless the transfer was a result of an administrative decision. All transfers must be made before the second meeting of the class, and with the permission of the administration. 

One day classes and workshops: No workshop refunds are given unless we are notified ten days prior to the start of the workshop. There is a nonrefundable registration fee of $25 (this fee is included in the tuition) for cancellations eleven days or longer before the start of the workshop.  You may also reschedule to another workshop date if you request the change more than ten days before the start of the workshop, with the permission of the administration; there is a $25 rescheduling fee in that case.