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Camp Copperhead
Instructor: Heather Guidero
Price: $395.00
Dates: 07/24 – 07/28
Time: 10:00 am – 3:30 pm (5 hours)
Class Days: Monday - Friday
Number of Classes: 5
No Class On: 06/23/17
If you are between the ages of 14 and 18, let Camp Copperhead introduce to you the work of designing and making your own jewelry. Students in this one-week intensive will acquire a solid set of technical skills, and will also exercise their creative design skills. The non-technical side of the class focuses on idea development and the critical-thinking skills needed to realize a vision. This course will review sawing, filing, soldering, scoring/bending, texturing, forming, linkages, wire construction and more. This is a great opportunity to explore jewelry making for the first time - No previous metalsmithing experience necessary. All materials, safety equipment, and tools will be provided. Please B.Y.O.Bagged lunch - the Steel Yard will supply healthy snacks and treats.
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Instructor Info: Heather Guidero:
Heather Guidero is a 2002 RISD graduate with a BFA in jewelry and metalsmithing. After 3 years of goldsmithing in New York City, she moved back to Providence to focus on her own work and teach others about making jewelry and metal objects. Her jewelry is carried by stores and galleries around the country. For more information: http://www.heatherguidero.com/
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