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Ring Making Workshop
Instructor: Amie Plante
Price: $205.00
Dates: 09/23 – 09/24
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm (6 hours)
Class Days: Saturday and Sunday
Number of Classes: 2
No Class On: 09/21/17
In this weekend workshop, students will focus on learning the basic techniques used in jewelry fabrication: sawing, piercing, filing, texturing, forming, and soldering. These techniques will enable you to get a feel for working with metal to create a variety of shapes and forms. In this weekend course, you will design and fabricate a sterling silver ring and explore bezel settings. This class is open to all levels, and is suitable for beginners. Copper and brass will be provided for practice, silver and lapis cabochons will be provided for the finished ring.
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Instructor Info: Amie Plante:
Amie Louise Plante is a native Rhode Island artist, jeweler, designer and teacher extraordinaire. She earned her BFA in Jewelry and Metalsmithing from Rhode Island School of Design and her MFA in Artisanry and Metalsmithing from the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth. Her jewelry collections can be found in numerous locations throughout the US and Europe. Amie’s corporate design work has been included in the collections of internationally recognized jewelry, accessory, table-top and giftware brands. Amie also teaches fine arts and jewelry classes to students of all ages at various craft and art education facilities throughout New England. For more info visit www.amieplante.com
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