Jewelry Workshops

Late Spring & Summer Sessions:

Late Spring: April 25 - May 21 (4 weeks)
Summer I: June 6 - July 3 (4 weeks)
Summer II: July 11 - August 6 (4 weeks)

Teen Jewelry Design

Days & Times:
Thursday & Friday - 9am - 2:30pm
Level:
Ages 12-16
Location:
385 Tequesta Drive - Studio J
Instructor:

In this two-day workshop, teens will learn to level up their jewelry skills. Learn how to turn something as simple as wire into a beautiful piece of hand-made chain mail jewelry. Practice control using an acetylene torch to create colorful enameled copper earrings and/or pendants and feel the power using hammers, mallets, stamps, and raw will to create individualized copper bracelets/earrings
pendants.

Teens enrolled in this course must be responsible and comfortable using tools such as hammers and feel comfortable handling a lit acetylene torch under supervision.

This workshop runs from 9:00 am – 2:30 pm. Students must bring their own lunch and snacks.

Teen Found Object Jewelry

Days & Times:
Wednesday & Thursday - 9am - 2:30pm
Level:
Ages 12-16
Location:
385 Tequesta Drive - Studio J
Instructor:

Students will have the opportunity to create a beautiful, unique piece of jewelry from found objects. The pieces will be glued or wired to a substrate of their choice. The focus will be on functionality and composition. Personal satisfaction with a finished piece is the goal! This workshop runs from 9:00 am – 2:30 pm. Students must bring their own lunch and snacks.

Enameled Abstractions

Days & Times:
Friday (July 29) - 12pm-4pm
Level:
All Levels Welcome
Location:
385 Tequesta Drive - Studio J
Instructor:

Learn how to apply and fire powdered glass (enamel) using sifting and painting techniques. Each student will understand using both opaque and translucent colors through layering methods. You will also have access to fusing millefiori beads and lusters to add a decorative surface. Everyone will make either a pair of earrings and/or a pendant during this workshop. No experience is needed and all materials are included.