Jewelry

Learn to add surface designs and color to metals using the ancient art of enameling. Enameling fuses particles of glass to the surface of metal to create a wide range of color and pattern effects. In this beginners course, you will explore the the possibilities of enamel and create beautiful pieces of jewelry and or pieces of art to enjoy yourself or give away as gifts.
Techniques covered in this class include but are not limited to:

• Preparing metal for enameling
• Stenciling techniques and sifting
• Enameling onto copper and silver blanks
• Learn to enamel using both a torch and a kiln

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  • Start Date: Jan 12, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 12:30-3 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jessica Noelle
    Fee: $300.00

Open new doors to your imagination creating stunning metal jewelry using a fascinating new material easily worked with your hands and clay carving tools. Often called a magical substance, Art Metal Clay is made from precious metals combined with a special clay that, when heated, burns to leave the precious metal. The soft clay is pliable, providing great ease in carving, molding, stamping, and designing. Start with bronze metal clay. Silver metal clay can also be used. New students: $55 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

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  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00

Explore the art and technique of making fine jewelry. Gain an introduction to a variety of techniques, such as surface settings, making bezels, soldering, sawing, and finishing. Create your own designs and jewelry as you learn new techniques. Learn to make necklaces, clasps, pendants, rings, or pins. $45 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

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  • Start Date: Jan 12, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $300.00

Explore the use of wood, leather, plastics, and found objects to create unique expressive jewelry. Create your own designs and jewelry as you learn to use new materials and techniques. $35 material fee to be paid to instructor on first day of class.

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  • Start Date: Jan 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 9 AM - NOON
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $360.00
Photography

This hands-on course introduces students to the fundamentals of image editing using Photoshop Elements. The focus is on the basic tools for retouching images, color correction, creating graphic images, and preparing images for print or sharing on the internet.

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  • Start Date: Jan 12, 2019
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9:30 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 8
    Instructor: Lew Lautin
    Fee: $240.00