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JEWELRY - SPRING 2023

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D84023 Intermediate/Advanced Jewelry Studio, Mondays, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Instructor: William Kennealy
Skill level: I, AD

An open lab class for intermediate to advanced jewelry students with enough experience to develop independent projects and designs. Receive design guidance and technical demonstrations such as stone setting from Master Jeweler Bill Kennealy. Price includes $35 materials fee. Project materials purchased by the student.

Enrollment limited to 12; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Monday starting 2/27/2023 and ending 4/17/2023 at 9:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 375.00 ea.

E84023 Intermediate/Advanced Jewelry Studio, Mondays, 9 a.m. - Noon
Instructor: William Kennealy
Skill Level: I, AD

An open lab class for intermediate to advanced jewelry students with enough experience to develop independent projects and designs. Receive design guidance and technical demonstrations such as stone setting from Master Jeweler Bill Kennealy. Price includes $35 materials fee. Project materials purchased by the student.

Enrollment limited to 12, ages 16 and up
Irregular classes scheduled starting 4/24/2023 and ending 6/12/2023 at 9:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 333.00 ea.

D86023 Metal Clay Jewelry: Silver, Tuesdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Instructor: Sarah Bober
Skill Level: ALL

Learn how to make silver jewelry without saws or power tools by using metal clay. This flexible medium can be rolled, stamped, cut, and manipulated like traditional clay. Finished pieces are kiln or torch-fired to become 99.9% pure silver. Each week, students will learn and apply new techniques for working with metal clay and create a variety of unique jewelry designs. All tools provided. Price includes $50 materials fee, which includes silver clay for the first class. Additional clay may be purchased during class for the subsequent weeks.

Enrollment limited to 12, ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 3/14/2023 and ending 4/4/2023 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 220.00 ea.

D85723 Intermediate Jewelry Design, Wednesdays, 9 a.m. - Noon
Instructor: Danny Saathoff
Skill Level: I, AD

Expand on the skills learned in "Beginning Silversmithing and Jewelry Design" through further exploration of familiar skills and the introduction of more advanced techniques including additional stone settings, mixed media and found objects as wearable art. This class will be loosely structured to allow more time to create new pieces, practice and hone your techniques. Prerequisite: MCFTA beginning silver jewelry class or instructor permission. Price includes $35 materials fee. Some materials provided. Project materials purchased by the student. A materials list is on the website.

Enrollment limited to 14, ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 3/1/2023 and ending 4/19/2023 at 9:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 375.00 ea.

E85722 Intermediate Jewelry Design, Wednesdays, 9 a.m. - Noon
Instructor: Danny Saathoff
Skill Level: I, AD

Expand on the skills learned in Beginning Silversmithing and Jewelry Design through further exploration of familiar skills and the introduction of more advanced techniques including additional stone settings, mixed media and found objects as wearable art. This class will be loosely structured to allow more time to create new pieces, practice and hone your techniques. Prerequisite: MCFTA beginning silver jewelry class or instructor permission. Price includes $35 materials fee. Some materials provided. Project materials purchased by the student. A materials list is on the website.

Enrollment limited to 14
Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 4/27/2022 and ending 6/15/2022 at 9:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 359.00 ea.

D83223 Beginning Silversmithing and Jewelry Design, Wednesdays, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Danny Saathoff
Skill Level: B, AB

Learn to work with silver and other metals to create fine jewelry. You'll explore metal fabrications, soldering, stone setting, cold connections, and many more techniques. You will be guided through basic techniques and can expect to complete at least one project by the end of the course. We will also discuss the essential equipment to continue work outside of the classroom. Bring a sketchbook. Price includes $55 materials fee. Most materials provided.

Enrollment limited to 14, ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 3/1/2023 and ending 4/19/2023 at 12:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 395.00 ea.

E83223 Beginning Silversmithing and Jewelry Design, Wednesdays, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Danny Saathoff
Skill Level: B, AB

Learn to work with silver and other metals to create fine jewelry. You'll explore metal fabrications, soldering, stone setting, cold connections, and many more techniques. You will be guided through basic techniques and can expect to complete at least one project by the end of the course. We will also discuss the essential equipment to continue work outside of the classroom. Bring a sketchbook. Price includes $55 materials fee. Most materials provided.

Enrollment limited to 14, ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 4/26/2023 and ending 6/14/2023 at 12:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 395.00 ea.

D86223 Metal Clay Jewelry: Copper and Bronze, Thursdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Instructor: Sarah Bober
Skill Level: ALL

Learn to make jewelry using metal clay, a flexible medium that can be rolled, stamped, cut, and manipulated like traditional clay. Finished pieces are kiln fired to become pure metal. In this class students will try several base metal clays including copper and multiple shades of bronze. Base metal clays employ the same techniques as silver metal clay but offer a much less expensive alternative. Students will learn multiple techniques to create a variety of pieces of their own design. $50 materials fee (included in price) includes metal clay for the first class, gemstones, and patinas. Additional metal clay my be purchased during class for the subsequent weeks.

Enrollment limited to 12, ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 3/16/2023 and ending 4/6/2023 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 220.00 ea.

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  • Please note that all Early Registration and New Student Discounts can only be processed by registering in-person or by phone. Discounts cannot be applied through our online registration process and discounts cannot be applied retroactively. These discounts can not apply to birthday parties, subsidized classes, or Summer Arts Camp (SAC). See SAC policies for other details specific to our summer camp program.

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2240 North Shore Drive
Wayzata, MN 55391

 

952-473-7361 x. 160

Hours
Monday          9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday         9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Wednesday    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday        9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday             9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday         9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(mid-June through August, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Sunday            closed


The building is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve through New Year's Day*, Memorial Day and the last week in August through Labor Day.* There is no open studio when the building is closed. 

 

* Phone lines will be open Monday-Friday, excluding holidays, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. to take class registrations.  

 

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
   
The Minnetonka Center for the Arts is accessible to students with disabilities. If you require special assistance, please notify the Art  Center Registrar at 952.473.7361, ext. 160, and/or the Minnesota  Relay Service (for the hearing impaired) at 800.627.3529 at least two weeks in advance. We will be happy to accommodate your needs.


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