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Chainmaille Owl Charm (2 days)

August 8, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - August 9, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

Cdn $70.00 +Kit fee: $10, payable to the instructor the day of the class.

Course outline: Make this super cute little owl charm entirely from jump rings with Gillian Clarke! This is a magical design created by Jodey Hathaway (of Bike Part Jewelry and The Ring Lord), which I am teaching with her permission.

We will use anodized aluminum jump rings in your choice of colours. The owl is 1″ tall and can be hung on a chain as a pendant, or will stand upright as a little sculpture. There is also a larger version that is 1″ tall. Extra kits will be available in both sizes.

Note: This class is scheduled Tuesday, August 8 and Wednesday, August 9; 1:00 – 4:00pm both days.

Skill level: Intermediate

Prerequisite: Should be comfortable with basic chainmaille techniques.

Technique: Chainmaille (Half-Persian 3-in-1)

Bring to class: Two pairs of flat nosed pliers if you have your own. Tools will also be available in class. Bring magnification if you need it.

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.

Students are eligible for our 15% student discount card! Get yours when you check-in for your class at the front desk.

Details

Start:
August 8, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
End:
August 9, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
Cdn $70.00
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Venue

BeadFX
BeadFX, 19 Waterman Ave, Unit 2
Toronto, Ontario M4B 1Y2 Canada
Phone:
+1-416-751-1911

Organizer

Gillian Clarke

Other

Kit Fee:
$10, payable to the instructor the day of the class.
Kit Includes:
Anodized aluminum jump rings and etched scale "wings" to make one owl. Also starter pieces to help you make right-handed and left-handed versions of Half Persian 3-in-1 (you will learn to make both). Detailed written instructions will illustrations will be purchased on your behalf and this is included in the kit fee. Additional kits (without the starter pieces or instructions) are $5.

How to Register:

  • You may register on-line through the form above, or by phone at (416) 751-1911, or in-person at our store.
  • Payment is required in advance for registration and may be done on-line at the time of registration or in-person at the store.
  • 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 mature and responsible to work safely to be allowed to take some 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.