Creating Objects and Elements in Jewelry

This powerful retreat is offered as a three-day workshop to focus deeply and explore a variety of hands on jewelry techniques Challenge the norm in wearable adornment by building layers and incorporating mixed medium into your metalwork. Explore a variety of techniques in cold closure attachments such as hinges, staples, prongs and rivets. Learn fabrication with tools for raising metal to create hollow forms and containers to fill. Add height and dimension to negative and positive space and incorporate color by torch firing enamels. Concentrate on finished work or take a multitude of ideas home to your studio. Build jewelry or figurative work utilizing learned knowledge.