Continuing Education Classes

Spring 2018

Around the Ring: Metal Design

Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, Metals
Rings are one of the most popular forms of jewelry: symbols of commitment, indicators of status or expressions of personal taste. In this class we will explore both history and contemporary ...

Beading Techniques - Workshop

Saturday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Metals
Working mainly with small seed beads, students in this course will learn various off-loom stringing techniques. Beadwork stitches such as netting and herringbone will be taught, as well as a...

Bracelets and Bangles - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Metals
Bracelets and bangles are a terrific addition to any outfit. In this course, students of all levels will be able to create their own cuff bracelets and textured bangles working with sheet me...

Metal Techniques: Pattern, Texture and Etch - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Metals
In this course, students of all levels will learn methods for adding texture and pattern to metal so that it can be used for a variety of applications such as jewelry, sculpture, and art and...

Rough Cut and Set - Workshop

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Metals
Make stones, crystals, beach pebbles, slabs and tumbled stones into exciting jewelry with the use of metal and imagination. This is a course about bringing out the beauty of stones, and how ...

Welding Steel Boxes - Workshop

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Metals
Learn the basics of welding while designing and building durable steel boxes to protect your valuables, art supplies, and tools. This one-week intensive workshop will explore common methods ...