Jewelry and Metalsmithing Workshops

 
Friday 6:15-9:15
10/25/2019

Make a simple silver ring while learning some basic techniques in the jewelry studio. Bring a date, friend, or someone you've just met -- this special price is for you and a guest. Enjoy a fun, creative atmosphere and some snacks. Workshop registrant must be a current UO student; guest does not need to be a student or have a UO ID.

 
Friday 6:15-9:15
11/01/2019

Make a simple silver ring while learning some basic techniques in the jewelry studio. Bring a date, friend, or someone you've just met -- this special price is for you and a guest. Enjoy a fun, creative atmosphere and some snacks. Workshop registrant must be a current UO student; guest does not need to be a student or have a UO ID.

Enameling
 
Sunday 1:00-4:00
10/20/2019 to 11/17/2019

Learn the fundamental skills and techniques of fusing colored glass to metal. Create colorful pieces with copper and lead free enamels to use in jewelry or wall art. We will explore sifting, stenciling, wet packing, and foils to create your images.

Photo: Mauro Cateb, Brazilian jeweler. Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported
 
Sunday 5:00-8:00
10/06/2019 to 11/10/2019

Explore the technique of lost wax jewelry casting. Create models in wax, then, using the vacuum casting method, turn them into pieces of metal jewelry or tiny sculpture. Lots of individual attention. No experience required.

 
Wednesday 6:30-9:30
10/16/2019 to 11/20/2019

Learn the fundamental skills for creating beautiful jewelry and metal work. Fabrication techniques will include design, cutting, filing, soldering, and finishing.

 
Wednesday 6:30-9:30
10/09/2019

Make a simple silver ring quickly and efficiently enough to wear it home. The basics of soldering, shaping and sizing will be covered. 

 
Sunday 5:00-8:00
11/17/2019

Make a simple silver ring quickly and efficiently enough to wear it home. The basics of soldering, shaping and sizing will be covered. 

 
Sunday 1:00-4:00
11/24/2019

Make a simple silver ring quickly and efficiently enough to wear it home. The basics of soldering, shaping and sizing will be covered. 

 
Wednesday 6:00-9:00
10/02/2019

Make a simple silver ring quickly and efficiently enough to wear it home. The basics of soldering, shaping and sizing will be covered. 

Stone Setting
Workshop Canceled
Monday 1:30-4:30
10/07/2019 to 10/28/2019

If you have some jewelry fabrication experience, but you want to expand your stone setting capabilities, this is the workshop for you. We will cover strategies for large stones, irregular objects, and problem solving. Sawing and soldering experience required.