Jewelry

This course is for the serious jewelry student who has completed at least two previous courses in jewelry fabrication and wants to pursue more advanced techniques. Projects may include making settings for faceted stones, making domes, constructing hollow beads, inlaying wire in metal, wood and stone, reticulation, etching of metal, and roller printing. $35 material fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 29, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $220.00
  • Start Date: Jul 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $265.00

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 off to leave the precious metal. The soft clay is pliable, providing great ease in carving, molding, stamping, and designing. Start with bronze metal clay. White copper or silver can also be used. New students: $55 material fee paid to the instructor on the first day of class. (No class on 7/4.)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 30, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jun 1, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 6, 2018
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 1:30 - 4 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $210.00

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.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 31, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 5, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: May 31, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 5, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: Jun 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 7, 2018
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 11:30 AM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Sol Filippi
    Fee: $210.00

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. $40 material fee paid to the teacher on the first day of class.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 31, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Susan Anderson-Michalak
    Fee: $155.00
Photography

Learn to take full advantage of your camera's operational potential and become proficient in using manual settings to create your own personal visions. Weekly projects, in addition to in-class workshops, reinforce hands-on experience for each student photographer. Discussions consider composition and the fundamentals that transform a good photograph into an outstanding piece of art. The advantages of digital technology are addressed, as well as the preparation of an image for printing.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $155.00
  • Start Date: Jul 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: Jun 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 4
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $155.00
  • Start Date: Jul 2, 2018
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $210.00

Gain an in-depth understanding of the technical and aesthetic decisions that confront the experienced photographer. Weekly assignments challenge participants to exercise their unique visual awareness in a variety of styles and techniques. Post-processing and printing techniques are addressed as a means to help the photographer recognize their artistic potential.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 29, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 3, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 1 - 3:30 PM
    Weeks: 6
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $210.00
  • Start Date: May 29, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 10, 2018
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $175.00

Street photography is not just panning people with your camera. It is catching the interaction between individuals and the world around them as well as the background that tells a visual narrative. Learn techniques to capture special moments in time and space. The class meets in different locations throughout Palm Beach County and two sessions are scheduled on Saturdays. (No class 7/4.)

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 30, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Lawrence Miller
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 4, 2018
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Lawrence Miller
    Fee: $175.00

Learn how to use your digital camera to take better pictures. This class for beginners will explore creative composition techniques and an introduction to enhancing your image using photoshop. Projects may include portraiture, architecture, studio lighting and artistic photography.

Start Date
Day of the Week
Class Time
Weeks
Instructor
Fee

  • Start Date: May 31, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jeremiah Jenner
    Fee: $175.00
  • Start Date: Jul 5, 2018
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 6:30 - 9 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Jeremiah Jenner
    Fee: $175.00