Jewelry

For students who have taken at least three Metal Clay classes, this advanced class will cover new techniques through experimentation. Specific assignments take your basic knowledge to the next level. Explore riveting, sewing metal, leather, and incorporating found objects into your work. Material fee of $35 paid to the instructor.

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  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00

Learn basic and advanced enameling techniques. We will be sifting, painting, and even drawing on our glass to create unique enameled jewelry. After enameling, the pieces will be mounted and put together to make colorful, artistic, and one of a kind wearable art.

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  • Start Date: Dec 3, 2019
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Michel McNabb
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Michel McNabb
    Fee: $360.00

Explore the art and technique of making fine art jewelry. Gain an introduction to a variety of techniques, such as surface settings, making bezels, soldering, sawing, and finishing. Learn to make necklaces, clasps, pendants, rings, or pins. Material fee of $45 paid to the instructor for new students, $25 for returning students.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $300.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $360.00

Explore the art and technique of making fine art jewelry. Further your techniques in surface settings, bezels, soldering, sawing, and finishing. Material fee of $45 paid to the instructor for new students, $25 for returning students.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $360.00

Discover how to make unique, handmade jewelry using the ancient Japanese art of Kumihimo. Learn different braiding techniques to make bracelets and enrich your creations with beads or charms and finish with stylish claps. Material fee of $20 to be paid to the instructor.

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  • Start Date: Dec 4, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9:30 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 3
    Instructor: Pinky Shmerler
    Fee: $105.00

Explore new ways to go beyond the basic braiding techniques to create one-of-a-kind Kumihimo jewelry. Knowledge of basic braiding and beading required. Bring a disk, bobbins, and beading mat to class. Material fee of $20 to be paid to the instructor.

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  • Start Date: Dec 4, 2019
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 12:30 - 2:30 PM
    Weeks: 3
    Instructor: Pinky Shmerler
    Fee: $105.00

Metal clay is a compound of organic binders infused with metals such as copper, bronze, or silver that fuses into a solid metal when fired. By manipulating the clay with rubber stamps, carving tools, and hand building, this exciting new medium can be used to create one-of-a-kind jewelry or sculpture pieces. For beginners to intermediate learners, this class is the real-life version of weaving straw into gold! Material fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class - new students $55, returning students $35.

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  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00
Youth

Use your hands to create three-dimensional sculpture and pottery. Learn different techniques of shaping wet clay and finishing with decorations and glazes.

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  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sara Henick Montague
    Fee: $180.00

Use your hands to create three-dimensional sculpture and pottery. Learn different techniques of shaping wet clay and finishing with decorations and glazes.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sara Henick Montague
    Fee: $180.00

Exercise your imagination while learning how to draw, paint, and use mixed media in this active art studio. Discover different techniques and learn various art styles and vocabulary. Materials and projects are geared to specific age groups. These courses vary each term and may be taken in continuation.

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  • Start Date: Jan 7, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 8, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 10:30 AM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $180.00

Discover techniques of drawing and painting as you learn to create self-portraits, landscapes, still life, or abstract paintings. Learn techniques of drawing from observation using line and shading. Explore different materials such as watercolor, printmaking, and collage while learning styles from abstract art to realism. Children view artworks by Paul Cezanne, Piet Mondrian, Frida Kahlo, or other artists to be inspired and learn historical art styles and terms.

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  • Start Date: Jan 6, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 9, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 10, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $180.00
  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 11 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $180.00