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Fundamentals of Metalsmithing with Carolyn Dwyer


Carolyn Dwyer of the Mermaid's Walk is set to teach you the fundamentals of metalsmithing. In this two day workshop, you may choose to fabricate either a ring, a pendant or a cuff.

Bring your own stone or sea glass or choose from Carolyn's collection. 

Some of what you will learn:

  • Forming a bezel 
  • Soldering a bezel to a plate
  • Choosing metal gauges
  • Adding decorative overlays, or beaded or twisted wire trim
  • Forming and soldering a bail ( for the pendant project)
  • Properly sizing a ring shank or cuff bracelet

$ 200. includes use of equipment and most materials. Depending on the project choice, another materials fee may apply.

Saturday, 12:00pm - 4:00pm  Sunday, 11:00am - 3:00pm

4 students maximum

Call Mermaid's walk  @ 904-432-8849 to register and pay for the class. Pre-payment is required to hold your spot.

Earlier Event: February 16
Making Clay Ocarinas