Designing a Jewelry Set (four-session workshop)

Wearable art and design got you curious? Sharpen your skills in this five-week workshop, with a fun challenge to design a matching jewelry set! Learn the basics of wearable art design through engaging lectures and demos, while you acquire basic techniques like sawing, filing, sanding, and forming. Working with found materials, copper, brass, or sterling silver, you’ll have a chance to create a unique set of earrings, a pendant, and a ring.

Special Notes
This is an in-person class that will take place in our Jewelry Studio with strict social distancing protocols and a maximum of five students in the space. Students will be required to wear masks for the entire duration of the class. Please see our COVID-19 community safety policies.

Tuition Assistance is Available
To make our classes and workshops accessible to everyone, Fleisher offers tuition assistance every term so that everyone can join our creative community. We have recently streamlined the application process, making it even quicker and easier. Tuition assistance applications can be completed once registration is open by clicking here. The deadline to apply is Friday, May 28.

What you will learn:

  • History of jewelry making and design basics

  • Designing jewelry sets

  • Cold connection techniques such as sawing, sanding, forming, and filing

  • Working with found objects and metals such as copper, brass, silver

  • Using hand tools

Required supplies:

  • Bring a notebook and a pen or pencil