Continuing Education Classes

Band Together: Making Rings - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Metals
This two-day workshop teaches students how to design and create handmade rings using basic metals techniques such as sawing, filing, forming, and sanding. Students will be encouraged to expe...

Chainmaking - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Metals
Working mainly with metal wire, this two-day technique workshop investigates methods for making handmade chains. Handmade chains can be worn alone or used for pendants and charms and are muc...

Small Scale Forging - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm, Metals
Forging is the process of shaping metal using heat and hammering the metal usually on an anvil, but sometimes into specialized iron forms called swages or stakes, until it takes the intended...

Stone-Setting: Bezels and Beyond

Thursday, 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm, Metals
Stone-setting is one of the fundamental skills in a metalsmith’s toolbox. In this course, you will learn to create rings and pendants using beginning to intermediate metalsmithing techniques...

What a Relief!: Chasing and Repoussage - Workshop

Saturday, Sunday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm, Metals
This workshop teaches you about sculpting metal on a small scale. You will learn processes that allow you to create all sorts of things, from interesting textures, geometric shapes, and abst...