Jewelry

J1A9 – Starlight Ornament

Instructor: Sue Swanson Come and make a delicate ornament to enhance your holiday displays. We will learn the fancy zigzag stitch that will highlight the circumference of the ball. It will be trimmed with bead netting. You may choose from three colorways. These ornaments are great for gift-giving! November 15-22, 20222 Tuesdays, 10:00 AM-12:00 PMCLASS…

J1A8 – 7 Strand Tin Thread Necklace

Instructor: Katherine Buenger Using tin thread, and a fine wire made of pewter and 4% silver that is wrapped around a fiber core, you will learn to make a 7 strand braided necklace with a silver plated magnetic clasp. November 12, 2022Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PMCLASS ID: J1A8Tuition: $52 Member/$65 Non-MemberMaterial Fee: $35 Payable to InstructorAge/Level: Adults,…

J2A1 – Wait, You Made That Out Of What? Cool!

J2A1 – Wait, You Made That Out Of What? Cool! Instructor: Amy Wilderson Upcycling is the practice of taking something old, used, or broken and making it into something entirely new. During this course, we will not only learn basic wirework skills but we will also spark our imaginations as we create bracelets, necklaces, and…

J1A5 – Tin Thread Necklace with Stone Beads

J1A5 – Tin Thread Necklace with Stone Beads Instructor: Katherine Buenger Using fine tin thread, and a fine wire made of pewter and 4% silver that is wrapped around a fiber core, you will learn to make a five strand braided necklace with stone beads and silver plated magnetic clasp. October 15, 2022 Saturday, 12:00-4:00…

J1A6 – Zentangle Inspired Jewelry

J1A6 – Zentangle Inspired Jewelry Instructor: Sue Swanson Turn your Zentangle tiles or small drawings into wearable art! We will make some tangles, then spend most of our time making jewelry pieces. We will learn how to use microscope slides and silver tape to encase your work in a pendant, and use clear cabochons to…

J1A7 – Those Look Good On You!

J1A7 – Those Look Good On You! Instructor: Amy Wilderson Come join Amy to learn how to easily create stunning jewelry using just a few tools, a bit of wire, and some of your favorite beads. We will use the foundations of wirework jewelry – wraps, loops, links, findings, along with several design styles (linking,…

J1A1 – Sami-Inspired Bracelets

J1A1 – Sami-Inspired Bracelets Instructor: Katherine Buenger These bracelets are based on the designs of the Sami people, the native people from the far northern parts of Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Russia. The bracelets are constructed with traditional materials including reindeer leather, tin thread (4% silver), and reindeer antler buttons. Students will learn to make…

J1A3 – Memory Jewelry (CANCELLED)

J1A3 – Memory Jewelry Instructor: Amy Wilderson Using meaningful found personal objects, you will learn the fundamentals of wirework jewelry making while rediscovering the special story behind your chosen item(s). We will use the foundations of wirework jewelry – wraps, loops, links, attaching findings – along with several design styles (linking, coiling, embellishments, creating a…