Fabrication 1 is an introduction to the metalsmithing studio and fundamental jewelry making techniques! Class fee $250 includes all materials to complete projects, and tools are provided for student use.
Learn introductory metalsmithing and jewelry fabrication skills as you work your way through two sterling and copper projects. You will learn the basics of texturing metal, forming, making jump rings, assembly, sawing, piercing, drilling, filing, mechanical and hand finishing, rivets, clasps, bails and patina. Studio procedures and safety will be covered along with proper tool use and care. Fabrication 1 is a prerequisite to Fabrication 2.