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Jewelry Making: Intro to Metalwork

January 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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Weekly on the same day until January 23, 2017
- $45.00

Learn the basics of metalwork with this class designed as an introduction to jewelry making. We will be making our own components from raw and reclaimed materials. Skills learned in this class will include wire forming, sawing, cutting sanding, and texturing. We will be making our own jump rings and earwires and create works with cold connections. Class is limited to 5 persons.

Class runs for 3 weeks. A materials fee of $5 for all three classes will be collected at the first class. No experience is  necessary but please along bring any tools or equipment you may already have.

Contact Karen with any questions: karen.artloftrockland@gmail.com



About your instructor: Karen Olson

Artist Bio:Karen Olson - The Art Loft

Artist and photographer, Karen Olson, has been active in the Midcoast community art scene for over 20 years. She enjoys teaching and encouraging all to find their creative voice, which is the topic of Karen’s successful blog, Renuko Style. Karen has been featured in the Stampington Publications national magazine, Artful Blogging and has published a book, ‘Photo Therapy: Exploring Emotion with Photography.’
Over the years she has enjoyed several artistic endeavors including jewelry making. Karen’s reclaimed metal jewelry can be found in several Maine galleries and in Arizona.

Visit her website at renukostyle.com

“Our very being compels us to create things. It is the means by which we make sense of the world. Each method or medium, each creative endeavor or personal expression brings clarity and sight.”

~ Karen Olson


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The Art Loft


The Art Loft
385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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3 people are attending Jewelry Making: Intro to Metalwork

  • Lisa Dresser
  • Melissa Eaton