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Give form to your artistic vision through the creation of jewelry, functional objects and sculpture.

Students are introduced to basic issues and techniques unique to jewelry making as a creative and expressive medium. Techniques covered include: basic fabrication (cold-joining, sawing, soldering, and finishing), lost wax casting, and stone setting. Projects use precious metals as well as common materials. Traditional and contemporary attitudes toward body adornment … Read more

Start Date

06/03

Meeting Day

Monday and Wednesday

End Date

07/24

Faculty

Alanna Robbins

Time

6pm–10pm

Credits

3

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Learn to size, fabricate, and finish a classic silver ring band; then saw, file, solder, polish, and bezel-set a gemstone to cap it off.

Start Date

06/08

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

06/08

Faculty

Peter Evonuk

Time

9:30am–5:30pm

Credits

0

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Explore the ancient art of Coppersmithing. Students will use a variety of specialized hammers and tools to form simple, elegant copper bowls. The class will cover sinking, raising, and planishing techniques that have been in use for thousands of years. Warning: Side effects may include heady feelings of DIY induced … Read more

Start Date

06/09

Meeting Day

Sunday

End Date

06/09

Faculty

Peter Evonuk

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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In this two-day workshop students learn the basics of using a CO2 Laser Cutter to transform hand drawings into laser cut pieces in a variety of materials. The continuity of the hand-drawn line is an important part of the process of using technology and fabrication equipment to supplement a studio … Read more

Start Date

06/22

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

06/23

Faculty

Patrick Luteran

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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Turn your collection of pine cones, twigs, and shells into one-of-a-kind silver and bronze cast jewelry. Students will make high temperature silica molds of natural objects. Once these objects have been successfully burned out of the molds, students will learn how to melt metal and centrifugal force cast into the … Read more

Start Date

06/28

Meeting Day

Fri, Sat, Sun

End Date

06/30

Faculty

Alanna Robbins

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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