A five session class once a week class designed for the next step in the beginning metal-smith’s curriculum. Improve and increase your basic skills in soldering and metal-smithing with this more advanced class. New techniques will be taught to further advance the beginning student in their progress as a jeweler/metal-smith. Discover forging and forming of metals using hammers and stakes, piercing and use of the jeweler’s saw, sanding, polishing, filing and finishing techniques, and create an overlay ring design to be taken home at the end of the class schedule.
INSTRUCTOR: Sacha Bliese
PREREQUISITES: Beginning Metal-smithing 1 class (or other beginning class equivalent) and adults 18 years+
DATE: Wednesdays, August 15, 22, 29, 2018 & September 5, 12, 2018
TIME: 6 – 9 PM
COST: $215.00 plus $20 materials fee