Classes & Workshops

Have You Ever Wanted to Learn How to Make Your Very Own Jewelry?  
Take a class with Hali of HKM this Fall and check back often as the schedule updates!maclaren intro to jewelry class 

Beginner Jewelry:  Wayne Art Center – Wayne PAwayne art center jewelry and glass studio

Jan 14, 2020 to Feb 18, 2020

Each Tuesday 10am to 1pm

Description: 

This course is designed as an intensive overview of common metalworking tools and techniques. The course will give students a basic knowledge of the material and its inherent properties, uses and artistic possibilities. Students will learn the basic techniques of sawing/filing, soldering, forming, and simple fabrication. Using sheet metal and wire we will make one pierced pendant and at least one ring.

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Teen Workshop: Copper Twist Forge Ring

Wayne Art Center – Wayne PA

Feb 8, 2020

Saturday 1pm to 3pm

Description:

In this one day workshop you will be learning the basics of working with Copper using various traditional jeweler’s tools and techniques. You will learn how to anneal, forge, solder, form and finish your very own ring.


TAB SET FUSED GLASS CABOCHON (16+): ARTFusion19464 Pottstown PA

Saturday, February 15 from 10-11:30am and Saturday, February 29 from 10am-1pm

Description:

In this two part class you will be learning the basics of working with fused glass and base metal to create a tab set pendant for a necklace. In the first class, Julie will be teaching you how to cut and create fused glass cabochons.  In the second class, Hali will teach you how to design, pierce, finish and set one of the cabochons in brass using various traditional jeweler’s tools and techniques.

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SILVER STAMPED BRACELET (16+) :

ARTFusion19464 Pottstown PA

Saturday, February 22 from 10am-1pm

Description: 

In this one day class you will be learning the basics of working with sterling silver using various traditional jeweler’s tools and techniques. You will cut, stamp, solder, form and finish your very own stamped silver bracelet. You may choose any word or small phrase you’d like to create a hidden message on the inside of your bracelet, or wear your word for all to see.


Found Objects :

Wayne Art Center – Wayne, PA
hkm jewelry class prong set found objects shells

Feb 25, 2020 -Mar 31, 2020

Tuesdays 10am-1pm

Description:

This 6 session class will walk you through the basics of making a prong-set pendant in silver or mixed metals using your own found objects. As humans we all have little “collections” from cherished moments with loved ones, or traveling alone among nature. What better way to preserve your treasures than setting them into an heirloom quality piece of jewelry.

We will complete at least one piece during this 6 week program. Please bring in at least 5 different objects to choose from, they can be stone, bone, metal, wood, shell etc. Use your imagination and bring in anything you hold dear from your gatherings. Difficulty level is beginner to intermediate as some experience is always helpful but not necessary.

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Teen Jewelry Workshop (5 weeks) Wayne Art Center 

wayne art center jewelry and glass studio

Feb 27, 2020 to Mar 26, 2020

Thursdays 4:30pm to 6pm

Description:

Using soldering and non-soldering techniques of jewelry fabrication, as well as basic sawing and filing, students create unique and personalized jewelry. Projects change each week, and emphasis is placed on new skills and techniques, so students continually expand their knowledge throughout the semester. No previous jewelry experience necessary.

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Hammered Silver Stack Rings (16+) :

ARTFusion19464 Pottstown PA

hammered stack ring class hali maclaren art fusion 19464

Saturday, March 21 from 10am-1pm

Description:

In this one day class you will be learning the basics of working with sterling silver, using various traditional jeweler’s tools and techniques. You will cut, solder, form and finish your very own hammered silver rings. Each student will complete 2 rings. You will be able to choose from two different hammered textures, so you can make a matching set, or two different rings.

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Pet Tags :

ARTFusion19464 Pottstown PA

Saturday, March  28 from 10am-1pm

Description:

In this one day class you will be learning the basics of working with brass sheet metal using various traditional jeweler’s tools and techniques. You will cut, stamp, texture, and finish your very own name tag for your beloved pet. You may choose from a few different templates, or design something unique on your own. Please wear sneakers or boots, tie back long hair and avoid loose fitting clothes in the studio.

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Beginner Jewelry:

ARTFusion19464 Pottstown PA

wayne art center jewelry and glass studio

April 9 Thursdays from 6-9pm for 4 weeks

Description:

This four-week course is designed as an intensive overview of common metalworking tools and techniques. The course will give students a basic knowledge of the material and its inherent properties, uses and artistic possibilities. Students will learn the basic techniques of sawing/filing, soldering, forming, and simple fabrication. Using sheet metal and wire we will make one pierced pendant and at least one ring.

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More Spring & Summer Classes Coming Soon!


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