Comprehensive introduction to metal-smithing and jewelry making, covering the fundamental skills necessary to design and fabricate your own jewelry pieces. Learn to saw, pierce, file, solder, texture, and form copper, brass, and silver. Explore finishing techniques, chain making, riveting, and basic bezel setting.
You and your fellow students are encouraged to bring design ideas to class to discuss with the instructor and with each other.
No experience necessary.
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