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Event Details


SILVERSMITHING DESIGN & FABRICATION

with Matt Balint
Have you been looking for that perfect piece of unique jewelry? This workshop provides an introduction to a number of techniques and approaches to two and three-dimensional design and establishes a foundation for the fabrication ofj ewelry with a primary focus on lamination (soldering), piercing, bezel making, and stone setting. Participants will have the opportunity to create a pair of earrings, pendant, or ring in sterling or fine silver. All of the necessary tools will be provided but students may bring their own stone if desired. Class size is limited to 7. There will be a $35 materials fee due to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Students can register for either session or both.  Session I is not a prerequisite to Session II

Session I:                                                                                     
Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 28 – 29: 9am – 4pm                              
$120 for members / $130 for not-yet-members