Loved this class! Jan R.
For those interested in trying their hand at jewelry design, DCAD offers beginners workshops which enable students to learn specific techniques within a day or two.
Register online or via phone 302.622.8867 x.110
Patricia Whitman Saturday 10/31 - 11/14 10 AM - 1 PM $125.00 $50.00 materials fee
Learn how to create beautiful chain maille jewelry. In these three sessions supplies, tools, techniques, and many weaves will be covered. Each session will be flexible so students can learn and work at his/her own pace. A large assortment of chain maille jewelry will be available for viewing and questions on construction. Students will select which weaves they wish to learn. All tools will be provided.
Pat Rosenberger Thursday one session, October 8 6 - 9:15 PM $45.00 $15.00 materials fee
Working with a variety of metals, students will learn to saw, dome, channel and use a disc cutter. Pieces will be embellished with texturing and heat. Students will have time to complete several pieces.
Pat Rosenberger Thursday one session, November 5 6 - 9:15 PM $45.00 $20.00 materials fee
Students will learn the basics of silver soldering using a plumber's torch. With basic materials and new soldering skills to create joints, students will create a simple silver ring within the scope of this half-day workshop.
Pat Rosenberger Saturday one session, 10/10 10 AM - 1 PM $45.00 $15.00 materials fee
This hands-on workshop will introduce students to a rainbow of colors and an amazing technique by using copper, enameling powders, and a plumber’s torch. Enjoy the endless possibilities of color and personalized design with this easy and versatile process which can be used to create pendants or earrings and may be incorporated in to other works of art.
Patricia Whitman Saturday & Sunday 12/5 - 12/12 1 - 4 PM $90 $40.00 materials fee
Viking Knit is an intricate, beautiful weave that looks like a blend of knitting and braiding. In this workshop students will use fine gauge wire and learn to create a striking bracelet or necklace. All tools and supplies will be provided.