In this class, students will build on previously learned skills from Metalsmithing I and enhance their jewelry making abilities by learning how to make a 5-6 cabochon stone bracelet with a handmade toggle clasp, logo tag and a textured ring band with a cabochon stone.
New techniques that will be learned are making jump rings, sawing, drilling, ring forming and soldering, working with tubing, making a toggle clasp, practicing making bezels to set various shaped cabochons, practicing setting several stones, with an emphasis on modern professional finishing techniques. Upon completion of this class students will be awarded a certificate of completion of 30 hours class time, as well as extensive step by step handouts for each project and a free 4 hour open studio card.
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"The demos were very detailed and it helped to see the teacher do everything first so we know exactly how to do it. That style of teaching left little room for error." Krista J.
"I have been a professional corporate trainer for 28 years. Darlene can stand with the best of what I experienced. She is totally focused on her students, deeply knowledgeable and a pleasure to earn from. I hope to return." Susan S.
"Darlene is an awesome and very professional instructor. Always calm and explains the process in a detailed yet structured way. I really learned a lot and I am thankful for the patient and systematic approach and thorough explanation, which really helped a lot. Thank you!" Michaela F.
Denver School of Jewelry Arts
Clear Creek Business Center 6810 N. Broadway Unit L Denver, CO 80221 (303) 997-9846