Wire Fabrication and Filigree

All Levels
March 7 & 14, 2024 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm View in Your Timezone

Filigree is a technique used in jewelry and metalworking to form intricate twisted fine gold or silver wire designs. Students will learn flat surface filigree techniques and wire fabrication, which includes creating filigree wire, setting up for soldering, and soldering thin silver wire. Students will explore more possibilities of filigree work, and how to form and fabricate wire into dimensional work, which include making models, forming, and problem solving for tricky soldering positions.

Soldering skills are helpful for this workshop.



All of our online workshops are recorded and, with purchase of the seat in the class, you have access to the recording(s) between workshop sessions as well as for 45 days after the workshop ends.

Meet the Instructor

Sishi Wang

Born and raised in China, Wang holds a MFA degree in metalsmithing and jewelry design at Indiana University of Bloomington, IN, and a BFA from East Carolina University, NC. Her work reflects elements from everyday life through traditional metalsmithing techniques. Wang exhibits nationally and internationally, and she is currently an artist in residence at Lillstreet…


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