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Metals/Jewelry Community Classes for Adults

Our metals/jewelry classes are open to all skill levels, from beginner to experienced.  We will teach you the basics on how to work with metals like copper and brass, while giving you ample time to explore your creativity.  Students will work to create a finished piece to take home with them at the end of the class.

Classes meet Tuesday evenings from 6:30 pm – 9:00pm
Each class meets for 6 weeks


January 24 – February 28

Instructor: Laurel Fulton, Pocosin Arts’ Metals Artist in Residence

Title: Back To Basics

Description:  You will learn the basics of how to work with copper and brass wire and sheet metals.  Instruction will include how to connect metal using different techniques such as soldering and cold connections, how to create and apply a design, and how to construct your piece.  Students will work to create their own piece during this class to take home at the end of the course.

Skill Level:  Beginners to Experienced Artists welcome

Cost: $75

Material kits will be provided for the class, and are included in the cost of the class

Registration for Back To Basics Is Now Closed


April 18- May 23

Instructor: Laurel Fulton, Pocosin Arts’ Metals Artist in Residence

Title: Jewelry Basics

Description:  Learn the basics of creating Jewelry, focusing on the use of colored acrylic in combination with copper and brass.  More advanced students have the opportunity to build more advanced forms using these techniques.  You will focus on how to use shape, form, and a combination of both to created earrings, pendants, and bracelets (or any thing you enjoy). Simple decorating and texturizing techniques will be utilized so you can create your own unique designs.

Skill Level:  Beginners to Experienced Artists welcome

Cost: $75

Material kits will be provided for the class, and are included in the cost of the class

Register for Jewelry Basics Here

 

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