"Lattice Earrings" Monday September 21, 2020 10:00am - 1:00pm
A NEW TECHNIQUE!! This class will provide you an opportunity to discover metal weaving designs and how to incorporate finished weaving into jewelry pieces. You will blend your woven strips into a captivating pair of earrings. By using sterling silver sheets, you will learn how to weave strips of silver and by using soldering and fusing techniques to create these stunning and beautiful earrings. There are a range of factors to consider and Eva is here to guide you every step of the way.
Instructor: Eva Sherman
Date: Monday September 21, 2020
Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Skill Level: All Levels
Age Limit: 16 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 9
Class Fee: $ 90.00
Kit Fee: Included in Class fee
Eva has authored two books on jewelry design: "Organic Wire & Metal Jewelry" and "Cool Copper Cuffs" and produced Instructional DVD's. She has an affinity for working with wire and metals and prefers to design in an organic and unstructured style. She teaches nationally and Internationally and In Sept. 2018 she is featured on the front cover of Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist magazine. Her studio is "Grand River Bead Studio" in Cleveland, Ohio. Not only are her classes fun but youwill learn a lot from this creative and talented Lady.
Weaving with metal will add a unique textural element to your sterling silver earrings. Metal weaving is done by cutting strips of sterling and using traditional weaving techiniues.
You will Learn:
Using sterling silver sheets, you will design a pair of earrings by weaving strips of sterling silver and using soldering and fusing techniques to create these unique and beautiful earrings.
Design, fusing sterling silver, torch firing, soldering, how to use flux, annealing, clean metal, sanding, filing, forming, cutting sterling,, what gauge metal works best, how to determine width of strips, how to weave metal and finishing techniques.
None...Students will use Studio tools.
What to Wear:
Please wear closed toe shoes (you will be using a torch) and wear old cloths. Apron, latex gloves, safety glasses and mask will be provided if needed.
Kit To Include:
Everything needed to complete this project
SAS by Design Studio
6170 Larkwood Ln
Long Beach, MS 39560
One seat per person per class. Space is limited so please do not bring any guests or children with you to class.
Classes will start on time.
No refunds are provided if you cannot attend your scheduled class. You may send someone in your place if you let us know to expect them. We reserve the right to cancel a class at anytime. If that happens, for any reason, you will receive a full refund. In case of inclement weather, we will reschedule the class or give a full refund.