Class A Teacher: Emilie Cohen
8 Wednesdays Mar 21st/ 7 - 10 pm.
Class B Teacher: Mike Pundy
8 Mondays Mar 19th / 12-3 pm.
Learn the basic skills needed to begin designing and fabricating materials own handmade jewelry! No previous experience necessary. Techniques for sawing, piercing, soldering, and polishing silver will be introduced. You will complete at least one project, which will include learning how to bezel set a stone. Your final piece will be of jewelry store quality that you can wear or give with pride! Please bring a $30 materials fee and a one time $20 lab fee to the first class.
Continue to build on the skills you learned in Jewelry I. Many new forming techniques will be taught, including use of a hydraulic press, fold-forming, and more advanced constructing. Students will work at their own pace, exploring ever-more advanced techniques. The instructors will guide and encourage students as they find their own "voice" as jewelry designers. Please bring a $20 materials fee and a one-time $20 lab fee to the first class. Open studio time is included in tuition.
Class C Teacher: Emilie Cohen
8 Mondays beginning Mar 19th - 7 - 10 pm. Tuition $320
Class D Teacher: Michael Pundy
8 Tuesdays beginning Mzr 20th / 12 - 3 pm. Tuition $320
Class E Teacher: Emilie Cohen
8 Thursdays beginning Mar 22nd / 7 - 10 pm. Tuition $320
Class F Teacher: Michael Pundy
8 Thursdays beginning Mar 22nd / 12 - 3 pm. Tuition $320
$25 per session, (free for current jewelry ll students)
Open studio time will now be available from 10am to 1pm on selected Saturdays or Sundays. The studio will be monitored, but no instruction will be given. Prerequisite: Completion of a Jewelry ll class at C.S.J.A.
LOOP IN LOOP CHAIN MAKING with Mike Pundy $95
Based on traditional Byzantine style chain making think fine silver wire is used to make links that are fused closed and shaped using pliers. The links are assembled in a variety of ways to create different chains. Those covered include single loop in loop, foxtail and two other styles. Latch and hook making techniques will be demonstrated so students can finish off their chains. No experience necessary.
Materials fee will be $40.00
Sat. th 10am to 5pm