Metals I : Introduction to Metalsmithing
Students learn equipment, safety, tools and metal working techniques and skills, studio equipment, safety, tools, metals/wire, gauges, properties, design, patterns, sawing, filing, sanding, drilling, and ear wires, bales and embellishments, texturing, rolling mill, hammers, drilling, dapping, ring mandrel, torches, annealing, flux, solder, soldering, pickle pot, finishing and polishing. Students leave the class with 2 – 3 pieces of jewelry.
Students should bring the following: Ultra Fine Sharpie, Pack of mixed grit wet/dry sandpaper, scissors, paper, glue stick, any stones or beads they want to use, safety glasses (Hand tools available to share or bring your own)
Please email Suzi with any questions.
Please refer to the Classes page for registration details.
*If you are not a member of FSG, add $10.