Advanced Metalsmithing (ages 7+, children & adults)
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16 sessions of 3 hours (total 48 hours) : 9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm M-F (your choice of schedule, advance booking required)
In this ongoing class, you can join as a beginner and end with a great metalsmithing base to continue creating jewelry on your own. You will learn in detail all the steps to make your very own silver jewelry using traditional techniques, not just from wire or sheet but also melting and starting with raw silver from scratch. Study with a master metalsmith to learn all aspects of metalsmithing, starting with raw silver and including every process in between to make advanced jewelry of your own design, made by you start to finish. You will be able to refine techniques and hone your metalsmithing skills. This is a great class to get started in a jewelry making hobby. It is an excellent all-levels course in jewelry making for children and adults (age 7+). You will learn many advanced techniques to make jewelry of your own design.
This class runs from 9am-12pm or 1-4pm (special times available upon request)
Class covers beginning techniques in:
- Stamping and hammering
- Sanding and polishing
- Working with silver
- Working with raw silver
- Stone Setting
Class sizes are small, no more than 6 students at a time to allow one-on-one time with the tutors. With the techniques you are shown, you will be able to make several pieces of jewelry from silver to take home with you.
What you need to bring to this class:
If you have an idea or inspiration for a piece of jewelry to make, you are welcome to bring it. Everything else that you need will be provided.
All materials are included in the cost of the class, including 80 grams of silver. Extra silver will be charged based on market value. The classes are taught by expert silversmiths from Indonesia who have years of professional experience in jewelry making. There is a class assistant to help who is knowledgeable about techniques and can translate any questions you might have. The teachers are friendly, knowledgeable and very happy to help.
We are just down the road from Batu Bolong Beach and Echo Beach, and there are lots of lovely warungs and healthy international restaurants all down the road. We are happy to make recommendations so just ask.