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2424 E. Coral St
Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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Introduction to Jewelry Design


  • Forge & Finish 2424 E. Coral Street Philadelphia, PA, 19125 United States (map)

When: Sundays March 4, 11, 18, 25 | 1-3p

Where: Forge & Finish Studio | 2424 E. Coral Street Philadelphia, Pa 19125

Cost: $200 per student

Introduction to Jewelry Design

beginner metal smithing techniques

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What you learn...

 Sample piece shown demonstrates each technique studied throughout course. Start dreaming up your very own design!

Sample piece shown demonstrates each technique studied throughout course. Start dreaming up your very own design!

  • Cutting with a jeweler's saw
  • Drilling
  • Riveting
  • Forging
  • Sanding and filing
  • Texturing with hammers
  • Making chain, bails and clasps
  • Operating a Flex Shaft (electric hand tool with various finishing attachments)
  • Various finishes: brushed, high-polish, oxidized

Class includes materials, tools, and a finished necklace by the end of the course. Additionally, each student takes home a pair of flat nose pliers, jewelers' saw, and bench pin.
 

Earlier Event: March 2
Small World Opening
Later Event: March 23
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