Metal Jewelry I
Learn the basics of metalsmithing as you work on a series of projects in this 5-week class. Learn how to cut, texture, form, solder and and finish sterling, copper or mixed metal jewelry. Techniques include hand fabrication, hammer and roll printed textures, cold connections and more. Includes basic studio set-up and safety information.
Our small classes allow students to receive plenty of personal attention as they work on their projects.
Classes are held in a beautiful new metalsmithing studio in a vintage barn on the peaceful grounds of the Sandy Spring Museum in Montgomery County, MD.
Note: Class runs for five Saturdays.
- The October class skips the first weekend in November.
- The January class skips the first weekend in February.
A supply fee of $35 covers all the materials and tools required for class (Optional precious metal and precious gemstones will be available for purchase).
This is a beginner to intermediate class; no prior experience is required.