Beginning Jewelry Series: Links and Hollow Construction

  • Instructor: Dana Cassara
  • February 1 – 2, 2020
  • Saturday and Sunday | 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Class Fee: $295

Learn soldering, or vastly improve your skills, while focusing on small hollow forms like beads and linked elements such as chains and simple hinged pieces. In this installment of the Beginning Series, students will be introduced to roll-printing, a technique for creating elaborate and organic textures in metal. You will create unique metal beads and learn some handy tricks for designing and soldering custom linked chains and clasps. Expect to create at least one fabulous linked project. No experience necessary. Basic materials included

Prerequisites:
  • No experience necessary
Materials Included:
  • -Copper wire and sheet for samples
    -Sterling wire and sheet for final project
    -If you choose to work larger than the samples shown in class there may be an additional materials fee
Students Must Bring:
  • -All consumable materials including metal, saw blades, drill bits, sandpaper and solder. Projects to work on!
Students May Bring:
  • -Additional sheet metal or wire (available in studio store)