Attention: For your convenience, the NajaTool and Supply will be happy to help you with your tool lists! Please call 303-426-6284, and the friendly & knowledgeable Naja staff will be glad to take your order, process it with your credit card and have it waiting for you to pick up, or at your request, will hand deliver to the school for you. Students enrolled in DSMA receive 10% discount on tools and supplies at The Naja, located right next door to the school.
We encourage you to obtain your supplies well in advance of your class or workshop.
Viking Knit (Viking Weave)
Instructor: JonAnn Shackford
Prerequisite: None, but some previous wire experience is strongly recommended
Class Limit: 10
Class Duration: 6 Hours
Naja Tool and Supply Part # (303) 426-6284 10% off right next door to school
Kit Fee: $15 to JonAnn Shackford Cash or check only, please. Exact change greatly appreciated!
Chain nose pliers
Round nose pliers
Small half-round file
Optivisor (or other magnification) You must be able to see to thread a small needle.
Naja has various
24 ga Sterling round wire* (2 oz if weaving necklace length)
20 ga Sterling round wire* 1 foot
16 ga Sterling round wire* 1.5 foot
14 ga Sterling round wire* 6 inches
From Home Please Bring: Old mouse pad, inch wide ruler, bandaids or finger tape, container for scraps
Kit Includes: Copper wire, pair of beads, hex wrench set
*Argentium may also be used. 20, 16, and 14 ga Sterling wire are used for cold connecting method of completing a bracelet or necklace and do not need to be purchased if you intend on metalsmithing your own end caps and findings.
Denver School of Metal Arts
Clear Creek Business Center 6810 N. Broadway Unit L Denver, CO 80221 (303) 997-9846