All About Circles

Course outline: Join Marilyn Gardiner for a full-day class to explore circle components. We’ll learn about Celtic Stars, Mobius Balls, Byzantine Circles, and Japanese Flowers. Why are circles so hot? Because they’re 360 degrees. (Math Joke) **Prior to class, students should download and review four documents with basic information about chainmaille:  https://marilyngardiner.com/support/student-resources/?v=3e8d115eb4b3 Part 1: We will discuss questions you may have about Tools, Wire & Jump Rings, and Lighting and Magnification. Part 2: You will start by making a Copper and Black Celtic Star Pendant. Quality workmanship will be demonstrated and encouraged. Next, you’ll make a Faux Gold Japanese 12-in-2 …

Be Prepared: Make Some Hostess Gifts

Course outline: Yes, you could just take along a bottle of wine, but here’s a chance to up your game. I have many easy kits for small projects like earrings, purse jewellery/zipper pulls, and pendants that could be used as a hostess gift during the holiday season. Best of all, you don’t need to venture into crowed malls to shop! You can register for a three-hour morning or afternoon session OR you can register for a full-day option which will save you a bit of money. I will bring 32 different projects, some in more than one metal—and all are …