Continuing Education

Jewelry silversmithing and design

Wire Jewelry Techniques & Principles

Cost: $275

The absolute essential guide for the jewelry lover. We will cover everything from building wire pendants in a variety of styles to hammer out your own hooks and clasps. The techniques and projects in this course build a lifelong passion for beginners and up. There will also be some focus on creating your own designs on paper and some business guidance to selling your own product. Whether you are a beginner, a jewelry designer running a small business, or a seasoned hobbyist, this course has plenty to offer. We will be making 1 bracelet, 1 pendant and 3 styles of earrings with a variety of other finished findings. Tools are available to share. However, bring your own needle nose pliers, chain nose pliers, wire cutters, jewelers saw, hammer and anvil if available. Bring extra lighting and eye glasses if required. Homework will be required.

Materials Fee: $85 payable in class. Includes several private YouTube tutorials links.

Instructor: Carla Swope

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Jan 24-Feb 28 | 20214, 6 sessions, Wed, 6-9 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register

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