Ready to tackle a brand new skill or take your current jewelry arts to the next level? This class was created so students may become comfortable with a torch in order to master the technique of jewelry soldering.
Our goal is to provide solid and safe bench instruction so our students may work independently with confidence.
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Need a bigger challenge?, Visit this page for our more advanced classes.
Wield a hammer and coax sheet-metal into flowing lines and sensuous shapes. Fold-form, build organic textures and three-dimensional forms. Learn foundational-skills such as piercing, sawing, texturing, stamping and polishing. Interested? Click here.
This is an ENTRY LEVEL CLASS and loads of fun. Not only will Diana, (of Daughter of The Raj, y’all!) lead the students through the technical aspects of wax carving, but she also encourages loads of creativity while providing hands-on guidance for how to achieve the artist’s vision.
Learn more by visiting the Enrollment Page on Verlocal. Click here.
Looking for a more advanced class? Check-out these options.
Wire wrapping is one of the oldest techniques for making handmade jewelry. But don't let that be a turn-off. It's also fun, modern and fresh! (Think Festival Fabulous!)
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In this ENTRY LEVEL CLASS, Kathy will lead students through the process of the Immersion Technique. As always, the technical aspects of are combined with the creative and hands-on approach that our students have come to expect.
And yes, we use Thompson Enamels, which create stunning colors. Click here to book a seat through Verlocal.
Knotting, huh? Your first thought may be your Grandmother's beautiful pearls. (And they were lovely!) Remember the perfectly-spaced knots in between each and every pearl? Now let's take that same technique and make it NOW! HOT! AND FUN! Ready?
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Need some practice-time before diving into your Home Studio set-up?
Bring your own metal and solder. We’ll provide all of the tools.
Bench hours are reserved exclusively for August Axel students. $20/hour. Contact the Studio Manager to discuss availability.
Precious Metal Clay, AKA PMC, class has no pre-requisites! Get ready for Next-Level Craft Crack: Shape, texture, mold, play…this amazing clay is a crafting medium made of teeny fine-silver particles. When fired in our kiln, the binder burns away and leaves a beautiful silver piece-of-art. Follow this link for dates and details.