Jewelry: Make A Ring
Curious about how a ring is made? Come try making one yourself. You will learn the skills necessary to create a ring from start to finish, and walk away with a ring you made yourself. No previous experience is required. Price includes supplies.
Metalsmith, artist, and educator, Samonte Cruz: “I am excited by the act of creating and the process of transforming an idea into something tangible. Whether I’m writing a new song, designing a poster, developing an educational workshop, or drawing an idea for a new ring, I feel energized by creativity in all its forms.” More about Samonte at www.samontecruzstudios.com.
Jewelry: Make A Chain
Learn to master one of the most important skills in jewelry making - soldering! Whether you are looking to brush up your skills or try it for the first time, you will leave with a handmade chain necklace or bracelet. Previous experience cutting metal is recommended but not required. Price includes supplies.
Jewelry: Introduction to Casting
Learn the basics of casting silver jewlry using a variety of techniques. Choose from water, cuttlefish and broom casting to create a pendant & earring set. No previous experience is necessary. Price includes supplies.
Lily Andersen completed her Jewelry diploma at KSA/Selkirk College and is the owner of the Jewelry Bench Studio in Nelson. She teaches students the basics of jewelry making and gives them a solid foundation from which to build more advanced skills. Learn more at lilyandersen.com.