Jewelry Courses at Hamilton Gallery

Let's Make Earrings

In this two and a half hour class we will design and fabricate a unique, handmade, sterling silver pair of earrings. Students will have the option to include piercing, explore surface texture, and can choose between a polished or darkened surface finish. All designs can be finished with either a post or earwire finding. No experience is necessary to participate, all tools and materials are provided. Makes a great gift or a fun treat for yourself. 

 

Let's Make a Ring

In this two and a half hour class we will design and hand fabricate a sterling silver ring. Students will have the opportunity to choose between a polished or darkened surface finish, and can add surface texture with various hammers and/or try stamping to create interesting effects. In addition, we will cover the basics of silver soldering to create a finished, sized ring. No experience is necessary to participate, all tools and materials are provided.