Instructor: Gwen Youngblood
Explore Metalsmithing techniques of cutting, texturing and stamping metal and bail making, while mastering traditional riveting the easy way with the new Riveting Essentials tools developed by the instructor. Students will leave class with a sparkly pendant (with custom bail) and matching earrings and the skills to confidently rivet out of the ordinary items like Swarovski crystals
This class focuses not only on developing the Metalsmithing techniques of cutting, texturing and stamping metal, but also developing a wide range of riveting skills, so that they leave class ready to tackle unusual riveting tasks. Students will also have the opportunity to explore shaping and twisting wire to make a custom bail and ear wires.
Tuition: $160, $40 materials fee
Saturday, February 22 --9am to 4pm
Lunch will be provided