Choose from these times,
all classes offer the same instruction.
Night: Monday or Tuesday 6:30-9:30pm
Day: Tuesday 1:00 - 4:00pm
Thursday 10:00am- 1:00pm
Email me with your preferred class time
Open studio is $15 per hour, or can be used to make up a missed class.
See OS Policy details below
Saturdays 10am -1pm
Classes are held in my Decatur studio.
There is a maximum of 6 students per class.
50% nonrefundable deposit required to register, with the remainder due at the first class.
The studio is well equipped for all small metals / jewelry making processes.
Basic hand tools are available for the class to share. However, students are encouraged to acquire and use their own hand tools including sawframe /blades, snips, pliers, files, and flex shaft accessories.
Supplementary hand tools are available as needed.
Students supply their own solder.
A selection of flex shaft accessories and other consumables is available for purchase.
Students are allowed one make up class per session. You can make up a missed class during open studio, or at another class time if the space is available.
Open Studio Policy:
Open studio can be used to make up classes missed within 3 class series- the previous, current, and next. Students with no made-up absences during that period will be given priority when reserving spots in open studio.
If your schedule requires you to consistently leave class early or arrive late, please discuss this with me; I can offer make-up time if arranged in advance. Random tardiness cannot be accumulated, or made up in open studio without prior arrangement.
Students new to metals make a silver ring with a bezel set stone. The materials and tools are provide for a $25 lab fee.
Jewelry Making Classes 2015
Please email to register.
You can pay online by check or credit card.
A 50% non-refundable deposit is required to hold your spot.
Classes are small, and often fill quickly.
Act now to avoid sadness.
A comprehensive jewelry making program in Decatur, GA
August 10- September 2
Discuss design to expand your style
and your confidence
We wrap up the summer with a discussion about design basics.
- expand your existing style concepts
- develop new pieces that fit with your aesthetic
- finish work started in previous classes
next class sessies:
8/10-9/2, 4 weeks, $195
September Special - Making and Using Screws
$75 includes all tools and materials
One three hour class the week of September 14- regular class schedule
Making custom screws with a tap and die, and use these and manufactured screws in stone settings, and to combine heat sensitive materials.
Fall project is non- conforming dies using the hydraulic press
Fall 1 - September 21 through October 28, 6 weeks, $286
no class Thanksgiving week
Fall 2 - November 2 through December 16, 6 weeks, $286