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Open Metal Studio: Fine Jewellery

June 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 3 hour(s), the last of which will begin on December 20, 2017
Cdn $20.00

open-metal-studio-photo-700wJoin Kelly Garland for an Open Studio with a focus on jewelry fabrication in precious metals (sterling, fine silver, gold). You’ll have the opportunity to practice your skills in wax carving for casting, forging, hollow form construction, gem setting, hinge making, technical drawing and advanced finishing techniques with full support from Kelly. If you are working in copper and brass but would like to take the leap to precious metal, this open studio is for you!

As with all Open Studios, these sessions are not classes; participants are expected to have experience in the related areas of activity. This open metal studio is for students who have already mastered basic skills such as soldering, annealing and sawing.

If you are interested in practicing something specific, please let Kelly know so she can bring the required tools or resources; fees for materials may apply. You can email Kelly at kellygarlanddesign@gmail.com

Please make sure you bring a studio apron to work in. If you are bringing your own tools, I recommend putting your initials on them for identification. You are required to supply your own solder and metal. Please bring a small jar for your metal dust!


June 21
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cdn $20.00
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BeadFX, 19 Waterman Ave, Unit 2
Toronto, Ontario M4B 1Y2 Canada
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Kelly Garland

How to Register:

  • You may register by phone at (416) 751-1911, or in-person at our store.
  • Payment or a deposit is required in advance for registration.
  • Some classes have associated kit fees, please check class details to see where applicable. Some kit fees are payable to the store, some to the instructor and may be cash only in that case.
  • For some studio classes, those using fire-breathing torches and fast spinny things a waiver must be signed acknowledging you have experience or training in their use, and we will ensure you have training to work safely!
  • Some classes have age requirements. Students MUST be 18 years or older in order to be able to take any of our lampworking, soldering, fusing, and some metalsmithing classes.

Class Cancellation Policy:

  • If you need to cancel, please let us know 5 days prior to the class. Cancellations made later than that will forfeit the class deposit or fee.
  • We may re-schedule or cancel classes if we do not receive the minimum number of bookings, or in case of bad weather or instructor illness. In this case, you will be notified and the fees will be refunded or issued as store credit.