Join us on MONDAY evenings from 6:30pm-8:30pm and learn the basic silversmithing skills. During this four week session from May 17th - June 14th, you will create two projects.
• Round hammer formed textured earrings
• Bezel set cabochon stone ring with twisted rope detail
All materials for the class will be provided. There will be two trays of stones to choose from to make your stone selection.
All you have to do is come and have some fun! Feel free to bring a notebook and take notes if you're a note taker.
COVID restrictions: all students will be required to wear masks during class. Due to Covid, class sizes have been cut in half and reduced to 6 students.
Class requires pre-registration. All classes and workshops are non-refundable.
For all classes minimum age requirement is 16. However, if you are under the age of 18 you will be required to have a parent to take the class with you.
**If you are affected by Covid or suspect that you may have it, please message or call me and we can make private arrangements to makeup your class once your health is back to normal.
What to Expect
In this class you will learn the basic skills of silversmithing. You will learn how to use a jeweler's saw and the basic sawing techniques. In addition, you will learn to shape, solder and file silver while creating these two projects.
Safety: Do not wear loose fitting clothes with long loose sleeves as these can be a fire hazard. Long hair must also be tied back.
Hot Shops Art Center is located at 1301 Nicholas Street, Omaha, NE 68102. Classes will take place on the 2nd floor in studio 220. Parking is available on 13th Street. Enter through the large red door with the sculpture on top, then take your immediate right and head up the stairs to the 2nd floor. The studio is in the far back left corner.