Introduction to Metalsmithing – Level 2 / 3
Class Date: Monday October 24th, November 4, 10, 17, 24
Time: 6:00 to 9:00pm
Instructor: Jennifer Wolfe
Class Outline: This Introduction to Metalsmithing – Level 2/3 class introduces students to traditional jewellery making techniques, where you will learn skills such as sawing, piercing, forming, hammering, roller printing, stone setting and soldering.
Students will use a rolling mill, oxygen/propane torch, disc cutters, jewellers saw, polishing machine, pliers and hammers to create their own unique pieces.
Students must have prior soldering experience to take this class or the first level Introduction to Metalsmithing evening workshop before attempting this class.
Level 2 students (have taken beginner class) – suggested projects
- Paperclip bracelet
- Saw pierced butterfly wing pendant
- Bezel set pendant
- Bezel set ring
- Link bracelet
Level 3 students (have taken more then 1 Advanced Class) – suggested projects
- Crushed inlay pendant
- Hollow ring
- Hollow box pendant
- Prong set pendant
- Riveted etched pendant
- Anticlastic bracelet
- Intro to faceted stone setting
- Plus any Level 2 projects
Students can expect to walk away with 2-3 pieces of completed work with the 15 grams of silver included in the course fee.
Workshop Fee: $487.00 +HST per person, includes kit fee for materials, consumables.
Registration & Cancellation Policy
How to Register:
Sign up and pay for the workshop via this page.
A signed waiver will be required to proceed in any workshop.
Minimum age of workshop participation is 18.
Minimum 3 students must be registered for the course to run. Maximum 6 students.
COVID Safety precautions – Since the mask mandate is now over, it is up to each student as to whether they would like to wear a mask or not. Each workstation has their own designated tools/equipment with limited overlapping equipment to ensure safety.
Class Cancellation Policy:
If you need to cancel, please let us know 5 days prior to the class. Cancellations made later than that will forfeit the class deposit or fee.
We may reschedule or cancel classes if we do not receive the minimum number of bookings, or in case of bad weather or instructor illness. In this case, you will be notified and the fees will be refunded.
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