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.