INTERMEDIATE JEWELRY

Intermediate Jewelry   

3 Class Options:   

1.)  In Person:  8 Weeks, 3 hours/week, $235 +materials.

2.)  Zoom Plus:  8 weeks live lessons via zoom from the comfort of your home plus 16 hours of studio time.  (This option allows you to participate in the live class and schedule studio time to come in during less busy hours), $235 + materials.

3.). Zoom Only:  8 weeks of live lessons via zoom from the comfort of your home.  $195 + materials.  

 

Due to Covid, our in person classes are limited to 5 students.  Students who choose the zoom classes will be seeing the demos live along with the the in person students. They  will be able to ask questions and participate in live class. All studio time is scheduled to prevent the studio from getting crowded.

Materials are approximately $150-$200

In this class we will refine and build on the skills learned in the beginning class.  We will make approximately 5 pieces of jewelry. Each lesson will guide you through the fabrication and design process of a specific technique. Design ideas will be provided. The pictures below are a sample of jewelry made using techniques that will be taught in intermediate jewelry.

The following techniques will be covered:

*forging                   *wire riveting

*chain making        *tube riveting

*tube setting faceted stones  

*clasps                    *attaching jump rings to chains

*fancy bezels.         *advanced cabochon setting

*multi stone ring    *adding design elements to cabochon rings

*split shank ring band

You receive 10 hours of studio time with this class. Studio time must be used within 90 days of the last class.

PREREQUISITE: Beginning Jewelry at KP Studio or an equivalent at another jewelry studio. (If it has been a while since your beginning class, you may want to consider taking the beginning class as a refresher.)