SAC-101: Metalworking for Jewelry
What You'll Learn
If you’re interested in learning how to make jewelry but don’t have any experience working with metal, this class is for you. This class is a basic introduction to metalsmithing for jewelry fabrication. In this class, you’ll learn how to bend metal, texturize metal, cut metal, and finish metal pieces. You’ll leave the class with a piece of your own handcrafted jewelry.
- Use of a Jeweler's Saw
- Metal Piercing and Filing
- Metal Polishing, Hammering, and Finishing
- Metal Fabrication
All tools and materials will be provided for this class. However if you have and would like to bring a jeweler's saw or any other jewelry making tools please feel free.
Prerequisites (Classes you must take before this): None, you can start here, beginners welcome!
Recomended (Classes we recommend you take before this or have some prior experience with): none, you can start here, beginners welcome!
Next class (What you can take after this): Intermediate Soldering for Jewelry (also requires Beginning Soldering for Jewelry), Jewelry Workbench Open Studio