The Basics of Metalsmithing course is designed to introduce you to this complex and fascinating art and to give you a solid foundation to get started.
The course is available as either a Seven week session, 3 hours per week
or Five day session, 7 hours per day, so you can choose what works for you.
a 5 day course
Metalsmithing Basics - 5 Day Intensive
Instructor: Kay Seurat
Date: PLEASE INQUIRE - Class schedules are generated by your requests!
Class Fee: Includes 5 sessions, 6 hours each day.
Materials Fee: $30. Includes everything you need (tools, supplies, brass and copper for practice & projects) with the exception of a cabochon gemstone and sterling silver for the final project.
The building blocks of fabrication and jewelry construction are covered in this 5 day class, starting with the sawing and moving on through piercing, drilling, filing and sanding; working with wire, chain making, cold connections, surface design, shaping, torches and soldering and setting cabochon stones.
No experience necessary.