Beginning Jewelry/Small Metals & Silversmithing

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Prepare to be adorned! In this beginning course you will learn the fundamentals of the design and creation of handcrafted jewelry, and how to work lavishly within a budget. Beginning with a series of sterling silver rings, you will learn how to size, texture, chase/stamp, file, form, silver solder with an acetylene torch, saw, pierce, drill, oxidize, hand-polish, high-polish with a buffing machine, and follow safe studio practices. You will also fabricate a bezel cup and set a cabochon stone. Sterling silver, fine silver, copper, brass and semi-precious stones will be used. Local supply sources and discounts through Diener Studio will be addressed. Note: A $105 materials fee, cash or check, will be collected at the first class. This class is limited to five students.

Class Details

5 Sessions
Weekly - Wed

Location
Diener Studio in SW Area - Downtown

Instructor
Kristin Diener 

Notice
Please read:UNM Tuition Remission under Personal Enrichment. This section is not listed in the Catalog

Tuition: 

$230.00


Registration Closes On
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s)
Class Days
Times
Location
Instructor(s)
2/22/2017 - 3/22/2017
Weekly - Wed
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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