Basic Metalsmithing and Jewelry Making with Dana Finimore
December 3, 2016 - December 4, 2016
Location: Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Address: 510 Washington Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
Time: Saturday 9am–4pm, Sunday 9am-2pm
Price: $225 members or $250 non-members
Have you ever wanted to learn basic metalsmithing? If your answer is yes, then join WAMA in the Art Cottage in picturesque Ocean Springs. This beginner metal class will cover the fundamental steps of constructing small jewelry pieces in copper. Students will be instructed on the basics of metal cutting including dye cutting and sawing, chain making, torch-fired enameling, forming, and soldering. Students will come away from this workshop with new knowledge of how to create simple works in metal as well as wonderful handmade pieces including earrings, pendants, and chains. Instruction will include hands-on studio demonstrations, individual attention, and group discussions.
Open to beginner skill levels. All Materials and supplies are provided.
Contact Heather Rumfelt for more information or to sign up.