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Beginning Jewelry/Small Metals/Silversmithing & Bench Skills

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Prepare to be adorned! In this Beginning Jewelry/Small Metals/Silversmithing & Bench Skills 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 $115 materials fee, cash or check, will be collected at the first class. This class is limited to five students.

Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

Location
Diener Studio: Call for directions 277-0077

Instructor
Kristin Diener 

 

Notice

Please read:  UNM Tuition Remission under Personal Enrichment.

Tuition: 

$230.00


Registration Closes On
Saturday, June 8, 2019 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/8/2019 - 6/15/2019 Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM ***, Diener Studio: Call for directions 277-0077  Map, Room: Studio Kristin Diener