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Wax Working: Wire Form Rings

at Brooklyn Metal Works - Prospect Heights
640 Dean St 2nd Fl, Brooklyn, New York 11238

In this 4-session course you will learn how to create sculptural rings using soft wire wax. This approach lends itself to building voluminous wire forms and graphic patterns while remaining lightweight and wearable. Both organic and geometric shapes can be achieved using these processes. Once in metal, you will learn how to clean up raw castings...

$260

4 sessions

Jewelry Level 2

at Brooklyn Metal Works - Prospect Heights
640 Dean St 2nd Fl, Brooklyn, New York 11238

This 8 session studio course builds upon basic metalworking skills and will introduce you to a variety of more advanced jewelry techniques. This class will cover scoring, bending and soldering for hollow construction, as well as wire-forming for stone setting and filigree. The goal is to refine your basic proficiency, expand your knowledge of metals,...

$520

8 sessions

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3-Day Wax Carving & Casting Intensive

at Emilie Shapiro Contemporary Metals - Hunter's Point
43-01 21st St Ste 312b, Long Island City, New York, New York 11101

In this three day workshop cover all the basics of wax carving including use of hand tools, flex shaft and wax materials. Learn to carve a basic ring and pendant using a variety of wax carving techniques including subtractive and additive with both hard and soft waxes. Work with in tandem with Daniel Casting, a Manhattan-based casting house to learn...

$1,200

3 sessions

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Controlled Curves | Bracelet

at Brooklyn Metal Works - Prospect Heights
640 Dean St 2nd Fl, Brooklyn, New York 11238

In this four session class you will learn how to create bracelets using anticlastic forming. This process allows you to bend sheet metal in two opposite directions simultaneously (along the radial and axial curves) using hammers and forming stakes.  The resulting shapes can be very subtle or more extreme depending on your intention. We will work...

$260

4 sessions

Sculpting Like a Silversmith

at Museum of the City of New York - Public - East Harlem
1220 5th Ave, New York, New York 10029

Try your hands at sculpting with metals! Visit the exhibition New York Silver, Then and Now to explore the rich history of silversmithing in New York City.  Get inspired by newly commissioned works by leading metalworkers, created in response to historical objects from the Museum’s collection, then learn some metalwork techniques to create...

Free

Saw & Solder Champleve

at Brooklyn Metal Works - Prospect Heights
640 Dean St 2nd Fl, Brooklyn, New York 11238

Pow! Lapel! Pin! Turn your drawing into a colorful champlevé enamel lapel pin in this one-day workshop. Champlevé is a technique where hollow areas in the metal surface are filled with colored enamel. You will begin with a line drawing that will be pierced and sawn in copper sheet and then sweat soldered to a copper base plate. This process will...

$230

Watercolor and Abstraction

at Cooper Union - East Village
Cooper Union Campus, New York, New York 10003

Discover the history and various motivations for abstract image making. For the beginner, it serves as a superb introduction to the often elusive medium of watercolor. For the more advanced student, abstraction provides a special means to explore technique and concept. In a freeform fashion, students will explore the layering of washes and the exploration...

$305

4 sessions

Gold Workshop

at Liloveve - Williamsburg
457 Grand St, Brooklyn, New York 11211

Gold has captivated artisans – and wearers! – from its first discovery dating back to 5,600BC.  It is an extremely soft metal – so ductile that an ounce can be stretched for miles into thread fine enough for embroidery and malleable enough to  be hammered into a transparent sheet. Create stunning earrings or a ring in this fun weekend...

$240

2 sessions

Wax Working Independent Study

at Brooklyn Metal Works - Prospect Heights
640 Dean St 2nd Fl, Brooklyn, New York 11238

This class is for those looking for a more engaged conversation about their wax working, mold making, and casting concerns in this self directed jewelry specific course. Bring special problems to class and find new ways to design solutions. This independent study will help you develop your ideas further while solving difficulties in the process. Technical...

$520

8 sessions

Dancing on the Surface: Small Scale Glass & Metal

at Brooklyn Metal Works - Fort Greene
647 Fulton St, New York, New York 11217

A Collaboration with UrbanGlass Part 1 of this collaboration with BKMW will start in the Coldshop at UrbanGlass, exploring different ways to manipulate pre-cut pieces of glass, or “blanks”, into carved and faceted segments. Students will learn to use the lathe, flat wheels, sanding belts, and dremels to achieve texture...

$620

6 sessions

Dancing on the Surface: Small Scale Glass & Metal

at UrbanGlass - Fort Greene
647 Fulton St, Brooklyn, New York 11217

Part 1 of this collaboration with BKMW will start in the Coldshop at UrbanGlass, exploring different ways to manipulate pre-cut pieces of glass, or “blanks”, into carved and faceted segments. Students will learn to use the lathe, flat wheels, sanding belts, and dremels to achieve texture and a variety of finishes,...

$620

6 sessions

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Jewelry Class: Bangles

at Liloveve - Williamsburg
457 Grand St, Brooklyn, New York 11211

Experiment with various metals, thicknesses and styles during this 4-hour intensive. Use hammers to create different textures, experiment with pierce-work using a saw frame, and explore different finishes with patinas, high polish or matte finishes.  At the end of this workshop. students will walk away with a couple of bespoke bangles to wear...

$179

Introduction to the Arts: Intro to Beaded Jewelry

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

An Evening of Art for Beginners Special Promotion Classes Try the fundamentals of working with metal for jewelry and make a textured band ring. Learn to saw, form and texture. 6 pm: This special introductory class. 7:30-9:30 pm: Free Open House — meet our staff, tour our studios, participate in a demonstration and get help selecting the perfect...

$20

Basic Jewelry

at EatMetal, Inc. - Hoboken
720 Monroe St Ste E511, Hoboken, New Jersey 07030

This course is intended to introduce the basic materials and processes of jewelry making. Learn the technical and problem solving skills necessary to create your own jewelry designs from drawings to finished pieces. Price does not include the cost of basic tool kit and materials. A confirmation email will be sent upon registration with a supply list....

$435

9 sessions

Repousse and Chasing

at Fitzgerald Jewelry - Williamsburg
251 Grand St, Brooklyn, New York 11211

Learn to move a sheet of metal; creating forms as a basis for new direction in your work. This one day class explores chasing and repousse techniques as well as incorporating texture and finish into your metal pieces. Tool list: 1.25” Face Chasing Hammer Liner punch tool Mapping punch tool Four pieces of ¼ inch square tool steel each 80mm...

$150