Learn the fundamentals of silversmithing and become familiar with the tools used in the craft. Students will learn to use hand tools, a flex shaft, and soldering torch. Working with silver and copper, you will explore jewelry design and fabrication as well as stone setting techniques. You will make a bookmark, a pendant, and a ring with a bezel set cabochon. All levels are welcome. Special fee includes all materials and use of equipment. Materials include: sterling silver and copper sheet metal, sterling silver wire of various shapes and sizes, silver solder, and a semi-precious cabochon.
Class Sections For Beginning Metalsmithing (LLCFT 229)
Spring 2021 Section 1, Starting on: 03/23/2021
This class takes place in person at 3450 South Main Street. Participants are required to wear masks and keep 6 feet of physical distance between each other. Special fee is for supplies and use of tools. Class is limited to 8.