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Jewelry & Metals Classes

Structured for the beginner student with flexibility for more experienced metalsmiths. Classes gives students the opportunity to learn new skills while improving existing skills and techniques. Open to students 18 years and up.

Have fun and learn how to create your own jewelry and metalwork!

Upcoming Classes

EXPLORE METALSMITHING
One-Day ZOOM Course
August 25, 2020
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET 
$45.00/ person

Bracelets and other types of jewelry have been in production as early as 3000 BCE, with the earliest examples found in the tombs of ancient Egypt. Learn to move metal and make a cuff bracelet. This three-hour introductory course will introduce essential techniques, and have participants sawing, filing, texturing and forming, to create a custom fit copper cuff in less than three hours!  Materials included in the price.

We are offering this course in partnership with Beaufort County Community College’s Continueing Education Program.

This class is now closed.

Intro to Metalsmithing
Three-Week ZOOM Course
Mondays from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. ET
September 14-28, 2020
$60.00/ person

Learn the basics of metalsmithing from the comfort of your own home! Alexis Spina, our Metals Artist in Residence, will guide students through this introductory course!

Details:

  • Materials are included within the class and are available for pick up from Pocosin Arts, 
  • Materials can be shipped for an additional fee, 
  • Participants must have the ZOOM video platform downloaded on their computer or phone to participate. Download here!
  • Students are responsible for class tools. Loaner tool kits are available to local participants. Click here for more information.
  • This class is for all skill levels.

Make a Pendant!
Four-Week ZOOM Course
Mondays from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. ET
OR Mondays from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. ET
October 5-26, 2020
$75.00/ person

Learn the basics of jewelry making and make a pendant and more from the comfort of your own home! Participants will learn how to saw, file, and texture metal – skills that can be applied to any metalsmithing project.

Details:

  • Materials are included within the class and are available for pick up from Pocosin Arts, 
  • Materials can be shipped for an additional fee, 
  • Participants must have the ZOOM video platform downloaded on their computer or phone to participate. Download here!
  • Students are responsible for class tools. Loaner tool kits are available to local participants. Click here for more information.
  • This class is for all skill levels.