Kalispell, MT    May 3 - May 5, 2019

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Classes Offered
  • Wave Link Wave Link

    Details

    Level: Beginner        Sessions: 1        Hours: 3 hours

    Project Overview

    Learn the basic concepts of silver soldering while creating a Wave Link Chain. By the end of this class you will have an understanding of necessary tools and materials to successfully solder simple joints. Students will complete a bracelet by the end of class.
  • Riveting Enamels Riveting Enamels

    Details

    Level: Beginner        Sessions: 1        Hours: 3 hours

    Project Overview

    Learn enameling and cold connections in one class. You will learn to torch fire enamel on copper and use transparent enamels on silver to create true colors. After firing all the pieces, you will rivet them together. Students will finish at least one pendant.
  • Rockin' Rivets Rockin' Rivets

    Details

    Level: Beginner        Sessions: 1        Hours: 3 hours

    Project Overview

    If you have been be collecting beach glass, shells, river rocks or beads that don’t have holes, I have creative ways to make them useful. This class will offer hands on experience with a flex shaft and how to properly use it. Students will learn how to drill several pieces and create rivets for a great finish! Most students will finish at least 3 pieces. Stones will vary in color and size.
     
  • Voyager Pendant Voyager Pendant

    Details

    Level: Beginner        Sessions: 1        Hours: 3-4 hours

    Project Overview

    Take a voyage in metal working to create a pendant that has texture, design and a little heavenly sparkle. We will solder, forge, and texture sterling silver, then bezel set a cabochon to add color.
     
  • Pearl Statement Pearl Statement

    Details

    Level: confident beginner/intermediate     Sessions: 1        Hours: 3 hours

    Project Overview

    Fresh water pearls, delicately placed on a ring to create a harmonic marriage with silver. Fashioned together through soldering, forging and shaping you will make a statement.
     
  • Enamel Foil Enamel Foil

    Details

    Level: Beginner        Sessions: 1        Hours: 3 hours

    Project Overview

    Like the look of enameled silver but don’t like the expense? Here is a way to create a jewel effect on copper using silver foil and transparent enamels. We will cover all the basics of enameling and how to achieve a vibrant effect.