Pearl Pendant

Course outline: Instructor Lucie Lee will guide you through the steps of creating your own statement wire-woven pendant. Enhanced by beads, pearls or stones of your choosing, you will learn how to weave with wire, how to shape the wire base and how to apply a patina to add depth to your design. Skill level: Beginner Prerequisite: N/A Technique: 1. Working with silver (copper or brass) wire 2. Hammering the wire 3. Oxidizing final piece and polishing Bring to class: Round beads, 1 each (can be glass, pearls or stones): 12mm, 10mm, 8mm and 6mm 4mm bicone crystals, 4 pieces …

Treble Clef Brooch

Course outline: Calling all music lovers! Lucie Lee will take you step-by-step so you can create a stunning Treble Clef brooch. Working with two gauges of wire, you’ll learn how to work with wire, hammer the wire to form and shape the brooch and add a patina to add richness and depth to your piece. The kit comes with metal beads, but you can substitute your own Swarovski bicones or stone beads, available for purchase in the store. Please indicate your kit preference when registering. Skill level: Intermediate Prerequisite: Previous wireworking classes should be taken. Technique: Working with silver (copper …

Alphabet Letter Pendant

Course outline: Join Lucie Lee to create one letter of your choosing (please specify choice of letter so instructor can provide printed copy for that letter) – perfect for a pendant or ornament! Students will have a chance to work with sterling silver wire or copper. Work with the template; shape your wire following the pattern. Learn how to set faceted stone in your jewelry with wire wrapping. Practice hammering and learn how to oxidize your letter to create visual depth. Note: a kit is required; see details below. Skill level: Intermediate Prerequisite: Students should take a beginner class first. …

Tree of Life Earrings

Course outline: Discover how the ‘tree of life’ translates into a beautiful pair of statement earrings with Lucie Lee. Created in either sterling silver or copper, you’ll add metal beads (alternatively you can purchase and add stone beads) for interest and texture. You’ll make one earring in class and create your second earring at home with complete step-by-step instructions. Note: a kit is required; see details below. Please specify which kit you would like when registering. Skill level: Intermediate Prerequisite: Students need to have knowledge on wire wrapping techniques; any previous wire wrap classes should be taken. Technique: Wire work …

2019 Meet The Teachers and Class Kick-Off

Help us kick-off the 2019 Classes! Come on out and meet your amazing instructors and see first-hand the great projects they have planned for you! As a bonus, for each class you register for on the date, you will receive a draw ballot toward a $25 gift certificate. One class = one ballot; two classes = two ballots, and so on. There will be lots more fun and surprises too. Saturday, January 5, 2019 11:00am – 3:00pm The following instructors have confirmed their attendance at this event. More will be added as confirmations are received. Bonni Poch (beadwork, polymer clay) …