Beginner's Intensive: August - 5 Days

8/16-20 at 9a-12p No prerequisites

  • Starts Aug 16
  • 525 US dollars

Service Description

Class Schedule (small adjustments will follow class pace): 8/16 - Forged Ring & Earrings 8/17 - Anti-Clastic Cuff & Spinner Ring 8/18 - Spinner Ring & Carved Band 8/19 - Carved Band w/ Heavy Bezel 8/20 - Carved Band w/ Heavy Bezel The class sessions are 3 hours per day and run for 1 week, for a total of 15 classroom hours Join us for your first dive into professional jewelry making. This class is designed as an intensive to introduce you to the bench, tools and basic techniques of making silver jewelry. We've designed a course that will increase your comfort and skills with each session. This class is project based. We've designed specific rings, earrings and bracelets to help us teach you these skills. You'll create 5 projects over the period of a week. You'll learn to use pliers, files, jeweler's saw, hammers, soldering torch, and how to heavy bezel set stones. All projects are completed in sterling silver with semi-precious stones, all tools & materials are included in the cost of your class. Students should just show up in workshop apparel and we will take care of the rest! If you'd like to complete your projects in 14k yellow gold, please inquire about add'l costs. Once completed, this course will open up the world of jewelry design and allow you to take any other workshop or lesson available here at Marquis Jewelry Academy. Make-ups will be difficult to reschedule, but not impossible, please avoid no call/no shows as it can hold up the lesson for other students. Notes about Covid-19; Masks will be required. We have installed acrylic glass dividers between benches, installed a TV to show the instructors bench for safe demos, and will disinfect tools between class sessions.

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Contact Details

  • 65 Cutler St, Stonington, CT 06378, USA