Jewelry Making Class, Basic Silversmithing
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Dan is enrolling beginner students, hobbyists, and the artistically adventurous to hand make jewelry in silver in his 1-Day classes. Students discover new abilities to design and create their own piece of jewelry under the guidance of a professional.
Silver jewelry making classes are taught by artist, designer and goldsmith, Dan Balk. Dan is enrolling beginner students, hobbyists, and the artistically adventurous to hand make jewelry in sterling silver in his 1-day classes. Students discover new abilities to design and create their own piece of jewelry under the guidance of a professional jeweler. Participants learn about jewelry in Dan’s fully equipped jewelry studio.
Dan has opened his studio for basic silversmithing classes 7 days a week. No experience is needed. Classes are one-on-one. Reservations are required. Each class is approximately 4 hours long. Students will go home with their finished silver jewelry at the end of each class. This can be a one day basic introduction for the novice to a 5 day basic intensive for the crafter/artisan.
In the jewelry making classes, students will develop hands-on education in hand fabrication using raw materials. Students will gain awareness and practice in shop safety, design, creating silver sheets and wires, metal cutting, soldering and forming, and stone setting. Dan’s classes focus on projects that students can complete and develop confidence.
The first class is $225.00 per person and includes all supplies. A $50 non-refundable reservation fee is needed to reserve your date.
1418 Julie Lagoon Rd., Lutz, FL 33549